Author: Widows or Widowers

Coming to Terms With Being a Widower

Moving forward as a recent widower Losing a life partner is particularly hard because you have most likely lost a partnership borne of both friendship and romance. The love you shared would have reflected...

Coming to Terms With Being a Widow

Learning to live as a single woman If your partner dies, this is not something you’re likely to come to terms with quickly. Confronting grief when you lose a partner is a unique experience, and...

Acknowledging International Widows Day

June 23rd is International Widows Day, a day which seeks to raise awareness of the plight of the estimated 258 million widows throughout the world, almost one in ten of whom live in extreme...

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How to Deal With Grief

Facing up to the future Coming to terms with the heartache of losing someone you love and facing up to the future, is something that can only happen when you’re completely ready. Giving yourself...

Success Story: Liza and Melvin

Congratulations to Liza and Melvin from North Carolina! Having met online they are now engaged and plan to tie-the-knot in November 2020. “When I left the site, I didn’t think it had worked for...