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A Timeless Gift. Reprinted by permission of Gloria Givens. ©2001 Gloria Givens.

A Rose for Mother. Reprinted by permission of Maria E. Sears. ©2000 Maria E. Sears.

Mom’s Last Laugh. Reprinted by permission of Robin Lee Shope. ©1999 Robin Lee Shope.

I’m Okay, Mom and Dad. Reprinted by permission of Lark Whittemore Ricklefs. ©1997 Lark Whittemore Ricklefs.

Meant to Be. Reprinted by permission of Cindy Midgette. ©1999 Cindy Midgette.

A Surprise Gift for Mother. Reprinted by permission of Sarah A. Rivers. ©1997 Sarah A. Rivers.

A Gift of Faith. Reprinted by permission of Kelly E. Kyburz. ©2002 Kelly E. Kyburz.

I’ll Make You a Rainbow. Reprinted by permission of Linda Bremner. ©2000 Linda Bremner.

Seven White, Four Red, Two Blue. Reprinted by permission of Robert P. Curry. ©1999 Robert P. Curry.

Joseph’s Living Legacy. Reprinted by permission of Kathie Kroot and Bill Holton. ©2000 Kathie Kroot and Bill Holton. Appeared in Woman’s World; Issue October, 2000.

To Remember Me. Reprinted by permission of Andrew W. Test. ©Robert N. Test.

The Pencil Box. Reprinted by permission of Doris Sanford. ©1997 Doris Sanford.

When No Words Seem Appropriate. By permission of Ann Landers and Creators Syndicate, Inc.

What You Can Do for a Grieving Friend. Copyright ©1988 by Jo Coudert. First published in Woman’s Day. Reprinted by permission of The Richard Parks Agency.

Lot’s Wife. By Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D., from My Grandfather’s Blessings by Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D., copyright ©2000 by Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D. Used by permission of Riverhead Books, a division of Penguin Putnam, Inc.

One So Young. Reprinted by permission of Diane C. Nicholson. ©2000 Diane C. Nicholson.

Being There. Reprinted by permission of Debi L. Pettigrew. ©1987 Debi L. Pettigrew.

A New Strength. Reprinted by permission of Kara L. Dutchover. ©1997 Kara L. Dutchover.

The Wisdom of a Child. Reprinted by permission of Kevin D. Catton. ©2000 Kevin D. Catton.

A Light in the Darkness. Reprinted by permission of Nina A. Henry. ©1997 Nina A. Henry.

Love and Water. Reprinted by permission of Emily Sue Harvey. ©2000 Emily Sue Harvey.

Garrit. Reprinted by permission of Molly Bruce Jacobs. ©2002 Molly Bruce Jacobs.

Ashley’s Garden. Reprinted by permission of Candy Chand. ©2002 Candy Chand. Excerpted from the book, Ashley’s Garden, now available in stores nationwide.

Two Answers to One Prayer. Reprinted by permission of Steve Wilson, C.S.P. and Allen Klein, M.A., C.S.P. ©1998 Allen Klein, M.A., C.S.P. Excerpted from The Courage to Laugh. ©1998 Allen Klein.

My Grief Is Like a River. By Cynthia G. Kelley. Reprinted by permission of Bereavement Publishing. Originally appeared in Bereavement magazine, January, 1988.

Legacy of Love. Reprinted by permission of Ed and Sandra Kervin. ©2000 Ed and Sandra Kervin.

Chris’s Funeral. Reprinted by permission of Scott Michael Mastley. ©1999 Scott Michael Mastley.

Grieving Time, a Time for Love. Reprinted by permission of Barbara Bergen. ©1997 Barbara Bergen. Appeared in Unity magazine, Issue: October, 1997.

The Letter. Reprinted by permission of Jim Schneegold. ©2001 Jim Schneegold.

A Firehouse Christmas. Reprinted by permission of Aaron Scott Espy. ©1997 Aaron Scott Espy.

Grief Helps Others. Reprinted by permission of Bill Holton and Linda Maurer. ©1998 Bill Holton and Linda Maurer.

Let the Body Grieve Itself. Reprinted by permission of Kenneth M. Druck. ©2001 Kenneth M. Druck.

Father’s Day. Reprinted by permission of Ruth Hancock. ©2001 Ruth Hancock.

The Nickel Story. Reprinted by permission of Hana Haatainen Caye. ©2000 Hana Haatainen Caye.

Bubba’s Secret Life. Reprinted by permission of Natalie “Paige” Kelly-Lunceford. ©1997 Natalie “Paige” Kelly-Lunceford.

My Son, a Gentle Giant, Dies. Reprinted by permission of Michael Gartner. ©1994 Michael Gartner.

Going On and My Father’s Voice. Reprinted by permission of Walker Meade. ©2002 Walker Meade.

Opening Day in Heaven. Reprinted by permission of Michael L. Bergen. ©2000 Michael L. Bergen. Originally in the Atlantic City Press on April 3, 2000.

Never Good at Good-Bye. Reprinted by permission of Amanda Dodson. ©2000 Amanda Dodson.

Trailing Clouds of Glory. Reprinted by permission of Paul D. Wood. ©2002 Paul D. Wood.

The Beach Trip and Chocolate-Covered Cherries. Reprinted by permission of Dawn Holt. ©2000, 1998 Dawn Holt.

I Still Choose “Mom.” Reprinted by permission of Connie Sturm Cameron. ©1999 Connie Sturm Cameron.

Ballerina. Reprinted by permission of Bill Holton and Ferne Kirshenbaum. ©1977 Bill Holton.

Mom’s Stained-Glass Window. Reprinted by permission of Katherine Von Ahnen. ©1995 Katherine Von Ahnen.

I Still See Him Everywhere. Copyright ©1988 by Jo Coudert. First published by Reader’s Digest. Reprinted by permission of The Richard Parks Agency.

I Don’t Want to Walk Without You. Reprinted by permission of Joyce A. Harvey. ©1999 Joyce A. Harvey.

I Wish You Enough. Reprinted by permission of Bob Perks. ©2001 Bob Perks.

The Quickening. Reprinted by permission of Monica Kiernan. ©2001 Monica Kiernan.

You’re Still Here. Reprinted by permission of Richard Lepinsky. ©1996 Richard Lepinsky.

Remember with Courage. Reprinted by permission of Janelle M. Breese Biagioni. ©2000 Janelle M. Breese Biagioni.

Missing Pa. By Ann Hood. Copyright ©1998 by Ann Hood. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission of Brandt & Hochman Literary Agents, Inc. Originally published in slightly different form as “Sam’s Pa” in Parenting magazine.

What Death Has Taught Me. Reprinted by permission of Barbara Kerr. ©2001 Barbara Kerr.

Keep Your Fork. Reprinted by permission of Dr. Roger William Thomas. ©1994 Dr. Roger William Thomas.

Lilyfish. Reprinted by permission of Bill Heavey. ©2000 Bill Heavey. Appeared in Field & Stream magazine, Issue July, 2000 (pp. 72-73).

Hope Is Stronger Than Sorrow. Reprinted by permission of Duane Shearer and Janice Finnell. ©1999 Janice Finnell. Appeared in Woman’s World magazine; Issue February 16, 1999; p. 35.

The Miracle of Gary’s Gift. Reprinted by permission of Sandy Allinder and Dianne Gill. ©2000 Sandy Allinder and Dianne Gill. Appeared in Woman’s World magazine; Issue March 7, 2000; p. 32.

Choosing to Live. Reprinted by permission of Christine Thiry. ©1998 Christine Thiry.

The Mother Box. Reprinted by permission of Linda Webb Gustafson. ©1999 Linda Webb Gustafson.

Evolution. Reprinted by permission of Stephanie Hesse. ©2000 Stephanie Hesse.

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