Tag Archives: Widow

Profound Loneliness

Yesterday I spoke to someone about the loneliness I have felt, and I realised I can handle about 90 percent of it pretty well, it’s the 10 percent that is profound loneliness that I cannot. Nothing touches it. Nothing. No … Continue reading

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

Ciao!

Tonight is the eve of what should be our 10th wedding anniversary. I write this from St Peters Square in Rome. Couldn’t face waking up tomorrow in the house knowing we should be celebrating so spontaneously treated myself to a … Continue reading

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

Same Place, different story.

Yesterday I went to a service at Manchester Cathedral. I knew it was around this time of year that I posted this blog post – https://vickmcq.com/2017/04/19/flawed/ in 2017, what I hadn’t realised was it was on exactly the same week! … Continue reading

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

Hoping.

Nearly wrote the title of this post as hopping, those of you who know the footprints poem joke about hopping will appreciate the irony. I don’t want to put the horse before the cart, but maybe, slightly, almost-ish, I might … Continue reading

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

All out.

A couple of months ago I was chatting to someone and I remarked that even when I feel I can cry no more still more tears come. However I have finally reached the stage where there are no more tears … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement, counselling, Faith, grief, Life, loss, Perseverance | 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