Category Archives: Cancer

“Permission to Go”

The following was sent to me from a fellow grieving dad, Michael M. and it hits on several points that I connect with.  The biggest one is the difficult discussion/decision of letting your child go.  Many of us have had to … Continue reading

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“Powerful”

The following is a link to a video on YouTube of comedian Anthony Griffith doing a “story telling” session called “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.”  The story is his and its about what … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Courage, Crying, Death of a Child, Death of a daughter, Devastation, Emotions, Grieving Dads, Grieving Dads Words, Loss of a Daughter, Pain, weeping | 3 Comments

“Trivialities of Life” – Truisms About Grief

I use to rush through life completing tasks on my lists just so I can check them off.   I had “to do” lists for my job, home and my business.  I tracked everything so I could get more “stuff” completed.  I … Continue reading

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“Positive Attitude Is NOT Enough” – Truisms About Grief

I received a list of 31 “Trusims About Grief” from another grieving dad and friend I met as part of this grieving dads project.  I plan on posting a new “truism” every couple of days so make sure to check back.  … Continue reading

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“Grieving” Touches Me More Profoundly Than “Grief”– Truisms About Grief

I received a list of 31 “Trusims About Grief” from another grieving dad and friend I met as part of this grieving dads project.  I plan on posting a new one every couple of days so make sure to check … Continue reading

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“Saying Good Night Rather Than Good-Bye” – Truisms About Grief

I received a list of 31 “Trusims About Grief” from another grieving dad and friend I met as part of this grieving dads project.  I plan on posting a new one every couple of days so make sure to check … Continue reading

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“Crying Cleanses the Soul” – Truisms About Grief

I received a list of 31 “Trusims About Grief” from another grieving dad and friend I met as part of this grieving dads project.  I plan on posting a new one every couple of days so make sure to check … Continue reading

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The Gift of Compassion

The following is a poem/writing I received from a dear friend and angel that helped me through my dark journey after the loss of my son Noah.  Even though she herself was dealing with her battle with breast cancer, she was … Continue reading

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