The more you talk about being widowed, the more people in your life push you toward other widows. And throughout the Twin Cities, people pushed their widowed friends, families and co-workers toward us.
I always thought tattoos like mine were kind of silly. Who needs a reminder to breathe, I scoffed when Lindsay Lohan got that word tattooed on her wrist. Today I think, Who doesn’t need that reminder?
Grief is universal and personal all at once. It’s a physical, emotional and spiritual experience, all mixed up in the worst recipe of all time.