Writing a Blog as a Widow or Widower with WordPress!

I was a writer long before I was widowed. I have the qualifications yes, a masters degree yes. I’ve been taught by many a well known poet, playwright and novelist. I’ve been a journalist published around the world. But I know I am a writer not by any of these alone. Just the simple fact […]

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Should the Widowed Move home?

For me the decision to move home after my husband died was a crystal clear necessity. I was eighteen months into widowhood, was living in a neighbourhood that the council had put me in following legal homelessness and I was keen to return to our old neighbourhood. Friends, support and schools were of importance as […]

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Being a Widow / Widowed Parent at the Four Year Mark

At the start of this year I hit the four year Widow anniversary – four years of being not only widowed but single as well. Yes I know! Single for years. YEARS! More on that in my Widowed Dating post. Although four years to anyone who has not lost a spouse or romantic partner can […]

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10 Things to Enjoy as a Widow / Widower / Single Person

Howdy! I can’t seem to fuse my synapses together enough this morning to write anything too long or too profound so here is a list of things to celebrate in your time as a widow. I fully appreciate you may not be “there” yet in terms of enjoying anything but trust me one day, you […]

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