Monthly Archives: December 2012

“Newtown”

Newtown I have been watching the news coverage of the shootings in Newtown, CT on and off for the last two days.  The innocent lives taken from this community within minutes has been heartbreaking to watch, but yet I can’t … Continue reading

Posted in Bereaved, Death of a Child, Despair, Devastation, Grief, Newtown, Pain, Panic, Post Tramatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, Robby Parker, Survival, Tears, Trauma | 15 Comments

“Alone For The Holidays” by Kelly Farley

Alone For The Holidays As I write this, we are just under two weeks out from Christmas.  As much as I try to get excited about the holiday season, I often find it hard to get into the spirit of things.  … Continue reading

Posted in Bereaved, Christmas, Death of a baby, Death of a Child, Death of a daughter, Death of a son, Emotions, Grief, Grieving Dads: To the Brink and Back, Holidays, Hope, Inspiration, Loss of a Child, Loss of a Daughter, Loss of a Son, Peace, Words of Encouragement | 17 Comments

“What Others May Be Thinking”

This post was sent to me by a fellow grieving dad from the UK.  It’s an interesting post from the standpoint that I was able to connect “what others may be thinking” to my own experience.  For me personally, about … Continue reading

Posted in Agonize, Bereaved, Death of a Child, Death of a son, Drug Overdose, Grief, Grieving Dads, Grieving Dads Words, Heroin, Loss of a Child, Loss of a Son, Overdose, Pain | 13 Comments

“Top 30 Counseling Blogs of 2012”

Grieving Dads Named Top Grief Blog I am excited to announce that I found out today that the “Grieving Dads” blog was named one of the Top 30 Counseling Blogs of 2012.  If you are interested in reading the list … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, counselor, Grief, Grieving Dads, Grieving Dads Words, Grieving Dads: To the Brink and Back, Inspiration, Life Coach, Men's Grief, Mental Health, Physical Health, Profound Life Experience, Recovery Coach | 9 Comments

“The Unsociable One”

The following was sent to me from a fellow grieving dad Kevin Black.  I can relate with many of the same issues Kevin talks about in this posting. The Unsociable One  My son, Mason, was born in December 2000 with … Continue reading

Posted in Death of a Child, Death of a son, Devastation, Grief, Grieving Dads, Grieving Dads Words, Loss of a Child, Loss of a Son, Men's Grief, Pain | 14 Comments