Mother and Grandmother Died in The Same Plane Crash

In this week’s 20-20 Grief Project story we hear from Christian whose mother and grandmother were killed in a plane crash 20 years ago. Christian takes us through his grieving process, how other family members coped with their losses, and provides words of advice to those experiencing grief and losses of their own. If you’d…

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A Family Death That Saved Her From Alcoholism

In 1986 Gina Nagel’s Aunt Betty died from complications of alcoholism. In this excerpt from her longer interview, we learn how Gina’s life was saved after witnessing the death of her beloved family member. See Gina’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/18vluVfIVLs If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own, please visit https://2020griefproject.com/share-your-story/.

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The One Thing She Wish She Did Differently, Before Her Grandmother Died

In this shorter clip from Trina’s full interview about losing her uncle, grandfather, and grandmother, in a short amount of time—more than 20 years ago—we learn the one thing Trina wished she’d done before her grandmother died. Watch Trina’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/8oYlGMf5CGk. If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own, please…

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What Grief Feels Like Over Time, After Someone You Love Has Died

In this shorter clip from Trina’s interview about losing her uncle, grandfather, and grandmother, in a short amount of time—more than 20 years ago—we learn about how the grief of death remains today, impacts her life today, and what she does to navigate her losses. Watch Trina’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/8oYlGMf5CGk. If you’d like to…

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When 3 Family Members Die In The Same Year

In this video, we meet Trina who tragically lost her uncle, grandfather, and grandmother within a one year period of time. In this interview we learn more about how close Trina was with her grandmother, who died when Trina was just 17 years old; the legacy she left behind, and how Trina has been coping…

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After 5 Years of Delayed Grief, What Finally Broke The Dam

In this clip from Roberta’s 20-20 Grief Project interview, we learn that she held in much of her pain and grief for nearly five years, after her dad died. Then a specific moment occurred that finally broke the dam and allowed her delayed grief to come through. Watch Roberta’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/W88IQpnBFvA  If you’d…

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I would have told him I loved him

“I would have told him I loved him .” In this clip from Roberta’s 20-20 Grief Project interview she shares that her stoic upbringing and fear of discomfort kept her from expressing her love for her dying father. Watch Roberta’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/W88IQpnBFvA If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own,…

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Remembering Dads Who Have Died | A Father’s Day Tribute

Welcome to our first ‘Real Grief Talk Round Table’ session where we bring together a group of people who have a shared experience of loss and grief. In honor of Father’s Day we are joined by Roberta Steve, Ken Agud, and Tom Flood who have all lost their fathers at least 20 years ago. Roberta’s…

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A Person Doesn’t Have to Have Led a Big Life to Leave a Big Hole

“A person doesn’t have to have led a big life to leave a big hole.” In this clip from Roberta’s 20-20 Grief Project interview she discusses the power and influence one person can make on many, despite a seemingly simple life. Watch Roberta’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/W88IQpnBFvA If you’d like to watch more stories or…

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The Power of Our Heightened Senses After A Loss

In this clip from Roberta’s 20-20 Grief Project interview, we learn about an experience she had inadvertently “recreating” her dad, years after he died. And how that helped in allowing some peace and release to follow. Watch Roberta’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/W88IQpnBFvA If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own, please visit:…

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