Hey, I’m Lisa. I’ve lost both my parents to cancer in my 20’s. I share how I work through my grief. Have you lost your parents? I’d love to connect with you.
Read topics that are important to you on my blog or listen to my “Losing Your Parents” podcast. I record live on Wednesdays at 12:30 PDT, and it’s archived immediately at 1pm on Blog Talk Radio and also on iTunes.
Listen quietly or talk to me. I’m open either way. <3
Recent Blog Posts
@goichonthego I found your book on the shelf at @powellsbooks here in #Portland! Happened to be in the #grief section. I got back logged in work after my vacation and it is still on my [...]
This is a vulnerable 2 part interview between two great men with a tragic history; Vice President Joe Biden and Late Show host, Stephen Colbert. In this interview, Stephen gets Joe to open up around the grief and sorrow he experienced most recently with the loss of his son Beau Biden to brain cancer this year, but of his earlier losses of his first wife Neilia and their 13-month-old daughter Naomi.
I just learned recently that when Stephen Colbert was 10 years old, his father, James, and two older brothers, 18-year-old Paul and 15-year-old Peter, were killed when Eastern Airlines Flight 212 crashed in North Carolina. Watch this Stephen Colbert interview with Oprah as he tells us how it took him 8 years to start grieving his dad, how this difficult time in his life helped make him the person he is today and what brings him absolute joy in his life now.
Totally interested in knowing more about this! #losingyourparents @gladysbikes with @repostapp. ・・・ Just when we thought today couldn't get any better (it's just been a really fun day), we received our shipment of Volume 1 [...]
@goichonthego sent me an advanced copy of her book #14days - A #Mother and #daughter and a two-week #goodbye. Looking forward to reading it, thank you! #losingyourparents #14daysamemoir via Instagram
This one goes out to all the entrepreneurs and the folks who work from home! Since I have been working for myself since 2006, the death of my mom in 2009 effected me deeply and therefor effected my work and income at the time. I will tell my work back story and how to deal with grief while working for yourself (and make sure your income flow is moving in a positive direction!).
Today I'll be talking about the start of our wedding planning process and how it's been effected by not having parents. I'll also be talking about same-sex marriage and how this adds an additional hurdle.
Are you missing your dad on Father's Day? Are you looking for something to try to help you through the day? If you don't have a dad, Father's Day can be hard. Here's some resources .
Dealing with Disappointment: Inspired by emails I've received, we'll be exploring the feeling of disappointment and how to come to terms with a life that wasn't what you expected.
Do you visualize yourself doing something but in reality actually do something else? What might bringing yoga and meditation into our lives feel like?