When a man is faced with overwhelming pain he can choose to harden his heart, yet he pays a terrible cost for doing so.
In an emotionally honest Facebook post, actor Patton Oswalt describes what his life has been like three months after his wife’s unexpected death.
An Interview with author, Lucas Mann
Sometimes the people we love don’t have the words to say what we most need to hear. However, healing can occur if we tell ourselves what we need to hear.
It can take at least a year to heal, forgive, and feel more solid and comfortable in your own new life.
Memories of loss, love, and manhood.
The void he felt since his father died was filled in an unexpected way.
What we say to each other during tragedy can have an impact–good or ill–for years.
John Pavlovitz comes to terms with an old friend.
Matt Sweetwood vowed to be a different kind of dad than the one he had. He succeeded. When he lost his father, the new dad had to find a way to say goodbye to the old. Here are the feelings he has and what he has to say.
Cabot O’Callaghan goes back in time to wrestle with memories of his mother.
In the three weeks between his cancer diagnosis and his quiet passing, Alison Tedford had the opportunity to reflect on her Papa, his character, and the many things that he taught her.
Long after losing a best friend, his memory is a reminder to breath easy.
Jesse grew up observing grief. He learned the most about it from his dad, a man who seemed not to express much at all. Here is how.
She’d lost two of the men in her life, and the prospect of raising a son terrified her. Until he opened her heart to joy.
“Good grief” isn’t an oxymoron. It can bring you a whole new perspective.