Category Archives: Guilt

“Things Left Unsaid”

“Things Left Unsaid” by Justin Hunt This is what I said then, well, this is what I wrote and had read. I was scared, too scared to read it aloud myself.  I was scared for a lot of reasons, none … Continue reading

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“Allow Happiness” – Just for Today

“Just for Today” for Bereaved Parents – (Section Nine) Just for today I will allow myself to be happy, for I know that I am not deserting my child by living on. This is a tough one.  I know many … Continue reading

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Refuse To Forget

The following was sent to me by a fellow grieving dad.  It’s about his experience after the death of his 17 year old daughter. It’s been a little over eight years since my daughter’s death and as I think back now … Continue reading

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“Urgent but Unimportant”

Urgent but Unimportant  “My child arrived just the other day Came to the world in the usual way But there were planes to catch and bills to pay He learned to walk while I was away He was talking fore … Continue reading

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“Self-Inflicted Guilt” – Just for Today

I will be posting a separate section of the poem Just for Today  to ponder every couple of days.  The poem was written for bereaved parents by Vicki Tushingham.  Feel free to share with others.  Just For Today For Bereaved Parents  (Section 6) … Continue reading

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