Category Archives: Widow

This and that.

Haven’t written for a while. Life’s been trickling on steadily. Settling into the flat ok, Alfie and Eric my Yorkies are happy. It’s a difficult week this week, it should have been Mum’s Birthday a few days ago and it … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, Faith, grief, Life, loss, Theology, Uncategorized, Widow | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ruined but onward.

Yesterday, as I was in Warwickshire visiting my sister, I made a trip to Coventry Cathedral. I absolutely love that place, I always have done since I was a kid. One of the highlights of my life was working (and … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, Faith, grief, Life, loss, Theology, Widow | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ramblings of authenticity.

Firstly let me apologise for the length of this post. Please don’t read it if it’s too long for you. I know I look at some blog post and think, “ain’t got time for that”.  I totally ramble on and … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, counselling, Faith, grief, Humility, Life, loss, Perseverance, Pride, Theology, Uncategorized, Widow | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Head Space. (Very Long post)

The last month or so has been full on. I have been in three different countries (if you count The Vatican as a separate country, which it does). I have worked the most since John passed away, I have had … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, Bible, counselling, Deconstruction, Faith, grief, Humility, Life, loss, Perseverance, Theology, Uncategorized, Widow | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

My Autobiography (of my life with God) by someone else.

I discovered a song by Nichole Nordeman a few weeks ago and it is almost as if she wrote the autobiography of my life with God with it. It’s such deep theology in it, it’s left me floored.  Anyway here … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, Faith, grief, Life, loss, Uncategorized, Widow | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Safe.

Therapy today stirred up so much in me, and maybe the whole week, being Mother’s day on Sunday has made me think about a lot of different things. Certainly, my therapist picked up on something bubbling away within me and … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, counselling, Faith, grief, Life, loss, Perseverance, Uncategorized, Widow | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is this really happening?

Just signed the estate agents document for them to put the house on the market. Cried my eyes out. Sobbed through morning prayer and was glad I was alone doing it, that wasn’t nice for anyone to witness. Now feel … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, grief, Life, loss, Uncategorized, Widow | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment