With every special occasion, families have a chance to deepen bonds. We get together for birthdays, holidays, anniversaries, graduations. We celebrate. We laugh. We play. And when the tragedy of a suicide enters our lives, we have to get used to whole new patters. Holidays change. We acutely feel the absence of the presence of the loved one lost to suicide. The first birthday. The first Christmas. The first anniversary of the death.
In this episode, we talk about getting through the firsts.