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Speaking from the Heart

Well, it is that time of year again. Nobody needs to tell me what season it is, I can just feel it. There is something in the air, a kind of excitement in my bones, a magical optimism about all…

Speaking from the Heart

FINDING SPRING AGAIN The official first day of spring is only three days away. For many of you, it may not look or feel like spring is nearing at all, especially those who recently got bombarded with over a foot…

Speaking from the Heart

One of my New Year’s resolutions was that I was not going to take the easy road and write any of my January articles for publications about New Year’s resolutions. Writing about the turning of one year into another takes…

Speaking from the Heart

I didn’t recognize the number on my cell phone but decided to answer the call anyway.  “Is this Alan from The Compassionate Friends he asked?”  I said “Yes, how can I help you.” He explained how he was given my…

Autumn/Winter 2016 Issue of We Need Not Walk Alone

The Autumn/Winter 2016 issue of We Need Not Walk Alone is now available online. To view the current issue, please click here. To view past issues of We Need Not Walk Alone, please visit our magazine archive.

Speaking from the Heart

FINDING GRATITUDE IN GRIEF Thanksgiving was always my favorite holiday. Maybe it is because it is so simple, no gifts to buy, no ugly sweaters; just food, family, friends, football and fun. Like most of you, Thanksgiving and other holidays…

Possible Lost Holiday Appeal Donations

We wanted to share with everyone the letter we received today from the USPS. If you sent in a response to our Holiday Appeal during the time frame of this letter, there is a possibility that it could have been…

Speaking from the Heart

As simple as 1-2-3 Throughout the years I have been incredibly blessed. Not only did I find The Compassionate Friends early on in my grief, but I also participated in an intense 12-week grief program created by Dr. Alan Wolfelt….

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