is the common lot
It is likely
you've reached this page looking for some solace during a time
of grief. I am sorry for the pain you are feeling. I have compiled
some web sites and books which you can turn to to help you discover
ways to cope with your loss. There's a forum available, to discuss
anything you wish regarding loss.
you have the right to feel whatever you are feeling.
There is no one with the correct way to grieve. It's a very personal
experience. Some of you will start feeling back to "normal"
in a matter of days, while others may feel loss for the rest of
your lives. Either way, it's okay to feel what you're feeling,
even if it's anger, depression, or uncontrollable laughter.
would be to find like-minded people, who may be sharing the same
loss you are feeling. Whether it be a loss of job, of limb, or
of a loved one, you don't have to spend time going through this
alone, unless you choose to, and that's okay, too.
support? Feel free to visit Godless
Grief's own Forum No spammers, no flames, nothing but talk.
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I do not link these to any store online. I leave it up to you
where you'd like to spend your money, or if you'd prefer to visit
a library. Some books are decidedly theist based, but you can
mentally rework these to your own understandings.
- The Grief Recovery Handbook:
The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce and Other
Losses: John James & Russell Friedman; HarperPerennial:
Grief Observed: CS Lewis: Bantam:
Book of Eulogies: Phyllis Theroux: Scribner: ISBN: 0-68482-251-2
Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye: Surviving, Coping and Healing After
the Sudden Death of a Loved One: Brook Noel, Pamela D.
Blair: Champion Press: ISBN: 1-89140-027-4
Grieving As Fast As I Can: How Young Widows and Widowers Can Cope
and Heal : Linda Sones Feinberg: New Horizon Press: ISBN:
Isn't Bad: A Good-Grief Guidebook for Kids Dealing With Loss:
Michaelene Mundy, R. W. Alley: Abbey Press: ISBN 0-87029-321-4
There Are No Words: Finding Your Way to Cope With Loss and Grief
Charlie Walton; Pathfinder Publishing: ISBN: 0-93479-357-3
* Webmaster note: This book has great insight on parents loss
of their children, highly recommended by several colleagues.