Each narrative lovingly remembers the deceased, honestly conveys the shock of death, and details the grief work that the survivors-and their extended family members-have done to move toward healing and make a new life without their loved one. Though these are stories of painful loss, they are also inspiring accounts of strength, hope, and love, lighting the way from the darkest sorrow to the first shimmer of hope.
An extensive addendum includes helpful supplementary material with valuable professional insights-guidance to help you navigate, when your once familiar world feels like an alien landscape....
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Contributing Writers: Carol Reid-LeClair, Helen Jay, Janet Rice, Beverley Ogus, Kathleen Stevens, Susan Massey, Marjorie Suzanne (Suzy) Richardson....
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Everyone in their life will have some sort of loss that they will have to deal with. This loss can be debilitating. Most events like this will change our lives in unexpected ways. “Life Came to a Standstill” shows the way to move on with an inspirational set of vignettes written by people who have suffered a tragic loss. Reading these stories, one realizes they are not alone, others have had tragic events and found a way to move forward with their lives. Everyone that reads this book will be touched by the events described. Hopefully the reader, too, will find the strength to move forward with their lives.