Resources

Discord group for widow/ers in their 20s/30s

Podcasts

Philotimo Life – “A podcast about death? That’s kinda morbid.” – You, probably. Well, it doesn’t have to be. Join Maria and Ammo as they breathe life into the conversation around death.

Finders Grievers – A podcast about the people we have lost, and the lessons we have picked up along the way.

Where’s the Grief? – In this podcast, comedian Jordon Ferber helps shine some light into the darkest parts of our own existence and encourage a more open discussion about the effects of grief, and offers coping mechanisms to those suffering.

Grief Is A Sneak B!tch – If you need help showing up for yourself in your grief or learning how to better show up for someone you love in theirs, this show is for you. From CEO’s and social workers to authors, educators, filmmakers and stay-at-home moms, her guests open up about the complexity, confusion, and even confidence they have gained by navigating a grief journey of their own.

Comedians

Glen Tickle – Creator of the special “Good Grief”

JC Coccoli – Creator of the special “A Comedian in Grief”

TikTokers

“Worst Little Widow” Sara – bleeding biting sarcastic morbid widow and a boy toddler mom. figuring shit out

Services

Philly Death Doulas – Trained, talented practitioners assist with advanced care planning, facilitate ritual workshops and Grief Circles, create connection between doulas and their community, and more. Now providing individual and group bereavement services.

Reimagining Grief – Lisa Keefauver, MSW of Reimagining Grief offers services & products that support individuals & organizations impacted by grief; a journey 100% of us will travel

Products

Luna Peak Foundation – An aunt and niece team focused on creating books and products that inspire and celebrate life.

Griffin’s Heart: Mourning Your Pet with No Apologies | A Memoir, Healing Journal, and Keepsake – There’s no other pet loss book like Griffin’s Heart—because it’s more than a book—it’s a book / journal / workbook / keepsake all in one.

Stormy Gail Art – Big Mood pieces of art, comics, and pins… with skeletons!

The Death Deck – Have fun with some taboo talk! Play the new party game that lets you explore a topic we’re all obsessed with but often afraid to discuss.

Boys, Booze, and Bathroom Floors: Forty-Six Tales about the Collision of Suicide Grief and Dating – When you find yourself widowed at the age of 31 with two small children, what do you do? A. Put on a black veil and live a life of semi-solitude with twelve cats B. Take up yoga and meditation to namaste the shit out of your anxiety attacks C. Join a church and devote your life to volunteer work and prayer while using the phrase, “This is all a part of God’s plan” incessantly D. Put on a pair of black leather leggings and meet a boy at a bar who you will later discover has a wife and/or girlfriend Michelle chose D and then she documented her adventures in this gritty, tender and surprisingly humorous memoir about the places loss can take us. Follow her on forty-six of her most memorable and cringe-worth dates as she copes with the harsh reality of the modern social-media-infused dating scene and the inevitability of her insurmountable grief.