Resources that have helped me…

In trying to find some sense out of being a young widow I read a great deal of excellent books.  Here are some of the books I enjoyed.  Maybe they could help you as well.

  • Doubly Blessed – An Inspirational Memoir by: Kevin Hershner
  • A Widow’s Guide to Healing: Gentle Support and Advice for the First 5 Years

  • Widows Wear Stilettos: A Practical and Emotional Guide for the Young Widow

  • Grace for the Widow: A Journey through the Fog of Loss

  • Second Firsts: Live, Laugh, and Love Again   

  • Happily Even After: A Guide to Getting Through (and Beyond) the Grief of Widowhood

  • When Bad Things Happen to Good Women: Getting You (or Someone You Love) Through the Toughest Times

  • It’s Okay to Laugh: (Crying Is Cool Too)

  • I’m Grieving as Fast as I Can: How Young Widows and Widowers Can Cope and Heal

  • Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations For Working Through Grief

  • Finding Your Way After Your Spouse Dies

  • Healing a Spouse’s Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas

  • Widow To Widow: Thoughtful, Practical Ideas For Rebuilding Your Life After Your Husband or Wife Dies (Healing Your Grieving Heart series)

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