Owning Your Story

Owning Your Story

When your world turns upside down and you’re facing unprecedented changes, owning your story can be a challenge. Before we lost my husband to suicide, we were living the life of an ideal American family. We had not experienced tragedy. We were living in a really great...
A New Identity

A New Identity

There will be times in your life when the identity you had disappears and you establish a whole new one. If you’re lucky, that identity shift happens because you want it to, like when you become a parent for the first time. But for many of us, that shift is not of our...
Becoming a Story After Tragedy

Becoming a Story After Tragedy

Everybody has a story. But becoming a story is something slightly different. Before my husband’s suicide, my family and I were considered the All-American family. Ross and I were high school sweethearts who went to college together then moved back to Colorado...