Monthly Archives: June 2012

Online mourning in the news

Hi, friends. I just found this on Twitter, and I thought I’d share. Changing the way we live, changing the way we live on It’s good to see that people are taking notice of how the way in which we … Continue reading

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Equilibrium in cyberloss

Hello, friends. Thankfully, I have found my groove again after the unreleased Harrison interview set me back. I’m struggling with the design of the forthcoming page where we will be able to share memories, but I hope to launch it … Continue reading

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Irrational upsurges of grief

It’s strange how life jumps you sometimes. Today’s been largely good…now I’m here. Continue reading

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A possible new addition to the blog

Dear friends, I am writing to ask your opinion on an addition to the blog. Working on the book today, I came up with the idea of adding a new page. It would provide a password-protected space where we could … Continue reading

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Does the loss of an online friend count as bereavement?

This post was originally intended as part of a series, but after some thought I decided that it would work better as a single post. Continue reading

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Grieving and gifts

The past couple of days have been odd to say the least. I’ve enjoyed establishing contact with someone who may well be able to help with my research for the book, but found another stumbling block whilst looking at Chris’ … Continue reading

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The Reader Appreciation Award

Nikky44 recently nominated me for the Reader Appreciation Award. It was a pleasant surprise, so thanks, Nikky. 😉 Here’s what I have to do! 1. Include the award logo somewhere in your blog. 2. Answer these 10 questions, below, for … Continue reading

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