Welcome to Grief Diaries
Grief is hard. Very hard. Which is why we’ve created a safe place to share our stories, because they matter. Our loved one mattered. Grief Diaries is full of stories about our loved ones. . . in books, videos, podcasts, and more. It’s like your own portable support group open 24/7. Come back anytime you need and stay as long as you like. Big hugs to you.
~Lynda Cheldelin Fell
AWARD WINNERSurviving Loss by Overdose, true stories by 12 people who answered 18 questions about losing a loved one to an overdose. Read now for just $5.
BooksStories help us feel less alone. Browse our growing selection of books.
VideosEpisodes of Moments of Hope, interviews, and more videos about loss.
PodcastsEpisodes of Grief Diaries Radio talking about all things grief.
Grief cruisesJoin us on a trip that will infuse you with healing and hope.
ResourcesFree resources to print and share.
iCare Chapter GroupsStart and lead a community-based virtual support group.
Write for usUse your story to give hope to those behind you.
Share with usWe publish poetry and nonfiction stories about life's losses.
- Now you are goneWhat happens when you grieve a person when they are still living? You grieve the loss of them and they are essentially dead to you. But then they actually die. The thoughts left for an estranged parent are tremendous, especially if you grieved them while still alive. I had no choice, I had to keep […]
- A letter to my best friendDear Kaite, I miss you. You passed so unexpectedly, so without warning. We were texting the day before about nonsense: about friends and about your classroom and I had sent you pictures of my wedding dress. You were supposed to be standing next to me while I wore it, you know. And that’s been hard. […]