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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What Happens When Your Dad Dies From Emphysema

In this week’s 20-20 Grief Project story we hear from Roberta whose father died from emphysema, nearly 20 years ago. We learn how she spent 5 years pushing away her feelings of loss and grief before what finally “broke the dam” and allowed her to grieve the loss of her father; the unique unearthing of…

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The Truth About Guilt & Shame After Parental Suicide

In this shorter clip from Samantha’s interview we learn more about Samantha’s guilt around wondering if she could have prevented her mother’s suicide and how sharing her story of loss with others, impacted how she believed she was perceived by the world. Watch Samantha’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/LCVZLsCVT50 If you’d like to watch more stories…

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An Important Lesson After Mom Commits Suicide

In this shorter clip from Samantha’s interview, she discusses an immediate emotional shift after her mother died from suicide, how it impacted her relationships, and feelings toward others. Watch Samantha’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/LCVZLsCVT50 If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own, please visit: https://2020griefproject.com/share-your-story/.

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What It Feels Like When You Find Out Your Mom Has Died

In this shorter clip from Samantha’s full interview, we hear what the first few moments were like as she learned about her mother’s death by suicide. Watch Samantha’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/LCVZLsCVT50 If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own, please visit: https://2020griefproject.com/share-your-story/

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Losing Her Mother to Suicide

In this video, we hear from Samantha who lost her mother to suicide more than 20 years ago. Samantha talks through how and when she learned about another part of her mother’s life that she had never known before her death; and how she allowed for deeply personal, creative expressions to come forward in an…

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Why Talking About The Death Matters | Sibling Loss Awareness

In this clip, featuring two different Stories of Loss, we learn of an overlapping wish that both women wish they knew and acted on sooner when reflecting on their respective sibling losses. Watch Marianne’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/0MIXDJ6OltUWatch Sara’s full interview here: https://youtu.be/UWqP1pI0Yvs If you’d like to watch more stories or share your own, please…

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One Thing You MUST Do After Losing a Loved One | Sibling Loss Awareness

In this short clip, of two separate Stories of Loss, we hear a shared thought that both Marianne and Sara said they wish they’d done after losing their loved ones, more than 30 years ago. While these are two very different stories there is an overlapping message revealed in reflecting on the losses of their…

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