Life as a Widower

A young widowed father opening up about living with loss

mood swings

Most people can’t remember much about being a toddler; it’s much easier to recall memories of being a teenager. Sometimes I wonder whether one of the reasons we forget our … Continue reading

November 17, 2013 · 7 Comments

liquid hope

Thank God for chicken pox. I never thought I’d say that given the pain I was in and how disgusting I still look and feel, but they did come with … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · 12 Comments

clean living

I feel disgusting. Not a single part of my body feels good. I’ve got a runny nose and I’m continually sneezing but I wouldn’t say I have a cold. I’ve … Continue reading

February 24, 2013 · 7 Comments

accepting help

Lots of people have asked me if I’m getting help and, only as I type the words, I’ve just realised that a person posing such a question may be asking … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 11 Comments

want mummy

For such a small chap, it seems strange to me that my son has become the elephant in the room. People seem comfortable checking how I am, but it’s often … Continue reading

January 14, 2013 · 32 Comments