Archive for Grieving a Father

Growing Through Grief

Today we're welcoming WYG mental health intern Patricia Cole with a guest article about her personal story of growth through…
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Reflections on Grieving a Father

It seems hard to talk about grieving a father without first reminding you of this: before the day that your…
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Father's Day Grief

Help for Your Father’s Day Grief

Over the years, we've written quite a bit about Father's Day Grief. Though there's always more to be said because…
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Surviving Father’s Day Grief: When sadness meets storytelling

Father’s Day has always felt a bit different to me than Mother's Day. Perhaps because of gender stereotypes or how…
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The Path

by Erik Boone Every night, I stayed with my dad as he slowly transitioned. He was in hospice. In the…
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How Do I Use a Belt Sander & Other Questions for my Dead Dad

How Do I Use A Belt Sander & Other Questions For My (Dead) Dad

You love someone who's died, right? I mean, if you read or follow What's Your Grief, that seems like a…
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Supporting Kids Who Can’t Remember Their Dads This Father’s Day

It is no secret, I hate Father’s Day.  If you missed last year's Father's Day post in which I discussed the…
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sulking on father's day

Father’s Day Sulking Without Apology

No two ways about it, Father’s Day is pretty much my least favorite holiday. In fact, I pretty much hate…
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when kids can't remember: am I like my daddy?

When Kids Can’t Remember: Am I Like My Daddy?

Back in early April, Eleanor posted about the results of a survey in which people were asked if they would…
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