Tag Archives: grieving the loss of a loved one

Heroes Unsung: the best of us in Boston and Texas

We honor all our heroes in Boston and Watertown, MA and West, TX: Police, EMTs, Firefighters, Armed Service Men and Women.  Our hearts especially go out to those who lost loved ones.  HEROES UNSUNG Without a thought for yourselves You … Continue reading

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Healing’s Slow to Come: our response to suicide grief

Healing’s slow to come from this chaos of the heart ~ Lyrics from Chaos of the Heart At Music for the Soul, our team has been prayerfully reading and re-posting various blogs and articles written in response to the very … Continue reading

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The Music Of What Is Happening

There is an old Irish story about Fionn Mac Cumhail. Fionn asks his followers, “What is the finest music in the world?”  They suggest answers: the cuckoo calling from the hedge, the ring of a spear on a shield, the … Continue reading

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Hope is Grief’s Best Music ~ In Honor of National Suicide Prevention Week

National Suicide Prevention Week began on Sunday and continues until Saturday; a week that surrounds World Suicide Prevention Day, held yesterday, September 10th. For every person who completes a suicide, 20 or more may attempt to end their lives. Nearly … Continue reading

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Drink Deep: In Honor of Your Loved One

“Grief is a journey, often perilous and without clear direction,” writes author Molly Fumia. “The experience of grieving cannot be ordered or categorized, hurried or controlled, pushed aside or ignored indefinitely. It is inevitable as breathing, as change, as love. … Continue reading

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How Could You?

It is estimated that with every suicide, at least six people are intimately affected. In families where a suicide has occurred, unresolved issues surrounding the suicide can affect its members for several generations. Chaos of the Heart was created for … Continue reading

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