Loss of a Partner

Doug discusses the importance of waiting to make decisions after you have developed your new life

Doug discusses the importance of waiting to make decisions after you have developed your new life.

Doug tells how he has had mixed emotions but that ultimately it's OK to have a new life.

Doug tells how he has had mixed emotions but that ultimately it’s OK to have a new life.

Doug talks about how planning for a funeral and life after his wife's death was helpful.

Doug talks about how planning for a funeral and life after his wife’s death was helpful.

Doug explains how writing was very profound and helpful in processing his grief

Doug explains how writing was very profound and helpful in processing his grief.

Doug discusses how you learn that there are opportunities in the rest of your life.

Doug M tells about changes and how he has learned to embrace the new normal

Doug tells about changes and how he has learned to embrace the new normal.

Doug explains why photographs are so important in helping you deal with grief.

Kara tells her story and explains how things have changed on her journey.

Kara discusses food shopping for one and learning what she as an individual likes.

Kara discusses how pets help

Kara talks about selling their house and the transition.

Kara talks about stuff, guilt and memories.

Kara explains how her grief changes through time.

Kara discusses how she hears the strength of her relationship in her mind.

Kara discusses evolving, growth and change.

Kara describes the process of moving past the traumatic memory of her partner’s death to reflect on the beautiful moments of their thirty years together.

Kara talks about never having discussed being a same sex couple with most of her family.

Kara talks about her partner dying.

Kara talks about how you change.

Kara discusses time and how grief changes.

Kara talks about a special gift of memories.

Michael relays a story of a man coping after the loss of his wife.