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Widowed people created Soaring Spirits because we discovered that connecting with other widowed people made the challenges of surviving a spouse or partner a little easier to manage.

There is a widowed community here at Soaring Spirits that offers widowed men and women understanding, friendship, inspiration, and encouragement as they learn to live without the person with whom they intended to spend the rest of their lives. 

Soaring Spirits communities, both online and in-person, are diverse, inclusive, secular, and positive. We share resources, ideas, energy, and most importantly, hope.

We believe that hope matters.

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Social Media Inspiration

After awhile, our friends and family don't get the daily loss reminders we do. I get these strong urges to post on social media and remind them but those posts have evolved into a way to try and help anyone who needs it. This week, as I sit in my car, I just started writting.....

It’s been almost 2 years since Clayton passed away. Sometimes it feels like yesterday and sometimes it feels like an eternity.

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A bunch of curse words

So my entire post just disappeared.

Just like my life.

Just like my husband.

Im so incredibly annoyed right now.

I wrote a brilliant post.

It was off the top of my head.

It was called "Rebuild",

and it was this amazing metaphor all about having a house built 

and how if it took years to build a house and the builders kept making mistakes

and then had to tear it down,

and start over,

multiple times,

you would fire them. 

But in widowhood,

thats what we do, 

everyday. 

We rebuild and rebuild and rebuild,

and then tear down when its not working,

and start over.

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Rebuild