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LOVE AND LOSS
The Empty Seat at the Seder Table: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.
Author, The Living Memories Project
The Open: My Season of Gain and Pain - A Tale of Tennis, Love and Loss
That so much has happened around the US Open is only fitting. My late wife often observed that the "Open" was the only one of tennis' four majors that described a state of being. Stay open, she advised, and good things will happen. She was correct.
Mom and Me
Motherless Daughters, Las Vegas
I have learned that life's struggles are meant to be shared and not carried alone. I have learned that you don't wait to say "I love you" until the person is sick or dying; you say it every day. You make sure the people in your life know how important they are to you.
The Problem with Memory Boxes
I bought the box thinking we'd go through it together one day. We'd sit on the floor of our first apartment and say, "We beat the odds," and you'd look at me the way you always had and I'd kiss you.
7 Steps to Mend a Broken Heart
Ronald Alexander, Ph.D.
Author, 'Wise Mind, Open Mind'; Executive Director, The OpenMi...
After the initial shock of a loss many feel the need to push aside their grief lest it overwhelm them with its intensity. This is understandable, but the longer you avoid your pain and attempt to push it away, the more difficult it will be to break out of the paralysis.
The Final Frontier: A Small, Wooden Commentary on Love and Death
Musician, writer, producer, mental health advocate, LGBT activ...
I encourage you to pull your people close and tell them how much they mean to you before the day is through. Love is what matters.
Hilma Wolitzer's Poignant Novel Tackles Love After Loss In Midlife
Contributing editor and writer at large, Huff/Post50
Hilma Wolitizer's novel
An Available Man
is about a quirky 62-year-old science teacher and widower whose stepdaughters place a personal ad for him, and he finds himself besieged by women. His wife's spirit accompanies him as he grapples with renewed life, loss, love, and sex.
Grieving Well: How To Meditate Through Loss
Author, 'Healing and Transformation Through Self-Guided Imagery'
How can we navigate this confusing labyrinth of bereavement? Here are a few simple ways to hold a torch as you find your own way through.
A Woman Is Making Love To A Tree...
EMERITUS FACULTY, English and Journalism, University at Albany...
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