Monthly Archives: June 2012

“Given Permission” by Kelly Farley

  “Given Permission” Some differences in grieving may arise from gender.  It is important to recognize these gender issues.  For example, a man’s feeling of helplessness in the face of grief and sorrow can manifest itself in guilt or anger … Continue reading

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“Father’s Day – Conflict”

“Father’s Day – Conflict” Here we are, another event that is about to occur that triggers emotions in men that have lost a child (or have lost a dad for that matter), Father’s Day.  Since I have lost two children … Continue reading

Posted in Brotherhood, Death of a baby, Death of a Child, Death of a daughter, Death of a son, Death of parent, Fathers Day, Grief, Grieving Dads, Grieving Dads Words, Grieving Dads: To the Brink and Back, Holidays, Loss of a Child, Loss of a Daughter, Loss of a Son, Men's Grief, Signs from our children, To the Brink and Back | 17 Comments

Recent Press for Grieving Dads

With the release of Grieving Dads: To the Brink and Back last week, I have had requests to write for several different blogs over the last week.  I also had the opportunity to be interviewed by a couple of Chicago newspapers.  The following … Continue reading

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“Author’s Preface”

It has been a very exciting and difficult 2.5 years trying to develop this book for grieving dads.  There were times I wasn’t sure it was going to happen and there were other times I thought I had taken on more … Continue reading

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Recent Interview

As I approach the release of my new book Grieving Dads: To the Brink and Back, I have been conducting many on-line and news media interviews. The following is an online interview I completed yesterday with the blog “I Did … Continue reading

Posted in Death of a baby, Death of a Child, Death of a daughter, Death of a son, Despair, Emotions, Grief, Grieving Dads, Grieving Dads Words, Grieving Dads: To the Brink and Back, Kickstarter Campaign, Loss of a Child, Loss of a Daughter, Loss of a Son, To the Brink and Back | 2 Comments