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Day 54: 365 Days of Motivation for Widows

    Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.  –Ambrose Redmoon   There will be few times more terrifying than this. Sometimes the fear is intense and sometimes … Continue reading

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Letter to My Younger, Newly Widowed Self

Dear Sara, Life is a blur. It doesn’t feel real. I know you don’t care about eating or even getting out of bed. It’s hard for anyone to imagine what you are going through, yet their lives go on. It … Continue reading

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The Goodbye It was time.  I walked in, your wife, your best friend, your lover.  You had been cleaned up, tubes removed, hair combed, fresh gown.  I was able to hold…

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