Never Say These 2 Things to a Grieving Mom

A few months after my son Bobby died, I had lunch with a few friends. I still wasn’t up to socializing, but I agreed to go anyway. One of the women said something that made me want to jump across the table and grab her by the throat. I know she meant her words asContinue reading “Never Say These 2 Things to a Grieving Mom”

6.5 things to remember when you’re grieving

Grief will pull you down like an alligator dragging its prey underwater. Here are some things to remember when your grief is as fresh as a new wound: 1. Everyone grieves differently. There is no right way. Give yourself the room to cry, scream, or even laugh. 2. Write a letter to your friends and family,Continue reading “6.5 things to remember when you’re grieving”