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Parent Dying


Tricia McCallum | Posted 04.05.2015 | Books
Tricia McCallum

This story is included in Tricia McCallum's first book of poetry: Nothing Gold Can Stay: A Mother and Father Remembered .

It's Time to Start Talking About End of Life

Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D. | Posted 10.29.2012 | Fifty
Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D.

It was my father, not I, who initiated the end-of-life "conversation" that would extend over more than two years. It began when he asked me to come over so we could review some "materials" he'd put together.

How To Help Teenagers After A Parent Dies

The Huffington Post | Susan Stiffleman, HuffPost Parent Coach | Posted 02.13.2012 | Parents

First there was the tragic news that Whitney Houston had been found dead in her hotel room. Immediately my thoughts went to her teenage daughter, Bobb...

I Just Found Out My Mother Died -- Five Years Ago

John Shore | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Shore

When I was ten years old my mother said, "I'm going to the store for some milk and bread," and was gone. For the following two years, we didn't hear a single word from her.