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Life Came to a Standstill: True Accounts of Loss, Love, and Hope

Life Came to a Standstill True Accounts of Loss Love and Hope How does a parent live through the death of a child This profound and poignant compilation of the courageous personal journeys of seven grieving mothers and one grieving sister offers a road map of ho

  • Title: Life Came to a Standstill: True Accounts of Loss, Love, and Hope
  • Author: Gwendolyn Broadmore
  • ISBN: 1525512838
  • Page: 440
  • Format: Paperback
  • How does a parent live through the death of a child This profound and poignant compilation of the courageous personal journeys of seven grieving mothers and one grieving sister offers a road map of how to cope with the anguish of traumatic, unexpected loss giving inspiration for continuing to live.Each narrative lovingly remembers the deceased, honestly conveys the shock How does a parent live through the death of a child This profound and poignant compilation of the courageous personal journeys of seven grieving mothers and one grieving sister offers a road map of how to cope with the anguish of traumatic, unexpected loss giving inspiration for continuing to live.Each narrative lovingly remembers the deceased, honestly conveys the shock of death, and details the grief work that the survivors and their extended family members have done to move toward healing and make a new life without their loved one Though these are stories of painful loss, they are also inspiring accounts of strength, hope, and love, lighting the way from the darkest sorrow to the first shimmer of hope An extensive addendum includes helpful supplementary material with valuable professional insights guidance to help you navigate, when your once familiar world feels like an alien landscape Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Paperback, 228 pages Published November 16th 2017 by FriesenPress More Details ISBN 1525512838 ISBN13 9781525512834 Other Editions 3 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Win a Copy of This Book Life Came to a Standstill True Accounts of Loss, Love, and Hope by Gwendolyn Broad Author Release date Nov 16, 2018 How d

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    1. Gwendolyn Broadmore

      Gwendolyn Broad lives in Ontario with her husband and their opinionated parrot Blue The sudden, violent death of her son, Liam, as well as the stories of the countless bereaved parents who have shared their pain with her, inspired this book In the early days of her grief, Gwen found that reading the stories of others carried and consoled her She hopes Life Came to a Standstill will likew Gwendolyn Broad lives in Ontario with her husband and their opinionated parrot Blue The sudden, violent death of her son, Liam, as well as the stories of the countless bereaved parents who have shared their pain with her, inspired this book In the early days of her grief, Gwen found that reading the stories of others carried and consoled her She hopes Life Came to a Standstill will likewise provide validation and encouragement to those who may struggle with the deep anguish of sorrow and the loneliness of loss Gwen s first publication, Grief and the Courts, a not for profit booklet resource for surviving victims of violent crime, is available online.Contributing Writers Carol Reid LeClair, Helen Jay, Janet Rice, Beverley Ogus, Kathleen Stevens, Susan Massey, and Marjorie Suzanne Suzy Richardson have been invaluable to the creation and breadth of Life Came to a Standstill With candour and courage, each has revisited the early days of her grief journey intimately revealing both the trauma and anguish of loss Then, with a unique voice, each has shared how she managed to cope, ultimately, communicating a warm promise of hope

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    1. Life Came to a Standstill is a poignant, difficult but great read for those who have experienced loss of a loved one or those who are supporting them It is beautiful portrayal of the journey from the deep shock and pain of grief through to strength and healing, and ministering to others from what they themselves have experienced My dear friend Helen Jay wrote of her amazing son Adrian who in his too short journey here left a profound mark on our world and those who knew and loved him We walke Li [...]


    2. Life Came to a Standstill details eight poignant stories about love, loss and hope after the painful loss of a loved one Life Came to a Standstill follows the journey of the eight authors and how to maneuver the pain of grief after losing a loved one and find a path to a different life after their loss I highly recommend Life Came to a Standstill to anyone who has lost a loved one Great read.


    3. If you have ever lost a loved one, this book will allow you to commiserate with others who have lost loved ones and know that pain.


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