Standing in solidarity with the Ukraine, Goddess Gardener, Cynthia Brian, gives us the motivation to plant for peace by growing vegetation in the colors of blue and yellow. We can all spring into solidarity by planting blooms for the brave. Choose a combination of specimens from both color spectrums that best represent how you feel. Cynthia Brian interviews Michele Neff Hernandez about her book Different after You. Different after You helps readers adapt to, and embrace, the version of themselves that was born through trauma.
Michele Neff Hernandez is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Soaring Spirits International, a non-profit organization providing peer support programming for widowed people worldwide. Michele is the author of Different After You: Rediscovering Yourself after Grief or Trauma.
In this week’s edition of Tranquility du Jour, I chat with guest Michele Neff Hernandez about her book "Different After You: Rediscovering Yourself and Healing after Grief and Trauma." Learn her seven-step process, how grief changes us, the challenge of cumulative loss, and more.
Michele was widowed in her thirties when her husband was hit while riding his bicycle. She discovered that: "We can't forget the lessons that grief and trauma teach us. And if we determine that the only way to consider ourselves healed is to return...