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Widow Walking Forward is an inspiring, uplifting, and informative podcast made to bring joy where there is grief! Lisa Joy has been a widow for three years, and it is now her mission to teach lessons on moving forward after losing a spouse. Derived from personal experience, intuition, and love, Lisa is dedicated to bring topics and themes that are sure to inspire. Come join Lisa Joy as she moves grief through the darkness and out to the light!

Widow Walking Forward is an inspiring, uplifting, and informative podcast made to bring joy where there is grief! Lisa Joy has been a widow for three years, and it is now her mission to teach lessons on moving forward after losing a spouse. Derived from personal experience, intuition, and love, Lisa is dedicated to bring topics and themes that are sure to inspire. Come join Lisa Joy as she moves grief through the darkness and out to the light!
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Widow Walking Forward is an inspiring, uplifting, and informative podcast made to bring joy where there is grief! Lisa Joy has been a widow for three years, and it is now her mission to teach lessons on moving forward after losing a spouse. Derived from personal experience, intuition, and love, Lisa is dedicated to bring topics and themes that are sure to inspire. Come join Lisa Joy as she moves grief through the darkness and out to the light!

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English

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Episodes

Facebook Live: The First Day of Being a Widow

7/19/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy discusses the reality of the day after her husband's death. On part two, she shares how the musical "Rent" had an impact on her husband's memorial service. She learned that it’s the seasons of love that make life worth living, for love is eternal. The two parts of this episode are previously recorded from a Facebook Live on the Widow Walking Forward Facebook page in 2018. We would also greatly appreciate any and all of our listeners to give us a rating and review...

Duration:00:22:10

Hiding Behind the Strength

7/6/2019
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On today's episode, we have a very EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT! Also, Lisa discusses the ways in which she has overcome the challenges of attending parties and get-togethers as a widow. We would also greatly appreciate any and all of our listeners to give us a rating and review on Apple Podcasts. It will go a long way in supporting our mission of moving widows around the world through grief! Please check out​ our new colleagues over at the Mental Health News Radio Network. There, you can find many...

Duration:00:22:25

The Anxiety of Remembrance

6/22/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy shares a recent story about her husband's eternal presence during an important career milestone. In part two, she shares how she personally has recognized and relieved her own symptoms of PTSD as a widow. *Episode Note/Disclaimer: The second half of this episode is about how Lisa has coped with her own PTSD. Lisa is not a therapist, psychologist, social worker, or medical physician. Anything spoken about or advice given on PTSD in this episode is simply Lisa...

Duration:00:22:38

The "Mystery" Chair and the Similarities of Divorce

6/13/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy discusses the presence of her husband at celebratory restaurant dinners. In part two, she shares the commonalities of widows and divorcees on the topic of grief. We would also greatly appreciate any and all of our listeners to give us a rating and review on Apple Podcasts. It will go a long way in supporting our mission of moving widows around the world through grief! Also, we are proud to announce we have officially launched the Widow Walking Forward website!...

Duration:00:23:05

A Common Bond Over Howard Stern

6/2/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy discusses the value of reminiscing over common bonds. In part two, Lisa shares how her and Doug's common bond, listening to radio's shock jock Howard Stern, has resurfaced itself this week whilst teaching her new lessons in the process. We would also greatly appreciate any and all of our listeners to give us a rating and review on Apple Podcasts. It will go a long way in supporting our mission of moving widows around the world through grief! Also, we are proud to...

Duration:00:22:38

Lasagna and a Listener's Heavenly Text Message

5/26/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy shares how she has recently overcome the obstacle of cooking her husband's favorite meal. Lisa also shares a listener's amazing story about a mystical interaction she recently had with her late spouse. Also, we are proud to announce we have officially launched the Widow Walking Forward website! Please go check it out at widowwalkingforward.com For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here, she posts uplifting and inspiring...

Duration:00:21:52

Facebook Live: Connecting Deeply His Last Few Weeks

5/16/2019
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On today’s episode, Lisa shares the most useful strategy that helped her through the days of MICU. On part two, she discusses her gratitude towards Doug's final days after he entered hospice care. The two parts of this episode are previously recorded from a Facebook Live on the Widow Walking Forward Facebook page in 2018. Also, we are proud to announce we have officially launched the Widow Walking Forward website! Please go check it out at widowwalkingforward.com For more content from Lisa,...

Duration:00:32:54

Seeing Through My Intuition

4/29/2019
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On this part two of Healing Through Intuition, Lisa shares her week that was full of dynamic, visually healing experiences. These visuals were a direct link to her intuitive growth that has helped guide her through grief. We encourage you to reach out with your similar experiences to wwfthoughts@gmail.com Also, we are proud to announce we have officially launched the Widow Walking Forward website! Please go check it out at widowwalkingforward.com For more content from Lisa, visit the...

Duration:00:21:48

Healing Through My Intuition

4/20/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy shares how developing her intuition has continually guided her through the grieving process. This skill, that she first learned about over 11 years ago, assisted her tremendously through her husband's diagnosis and his eventual passing. Now, she is excited to share the monumental impact it has made on her as a widow. Also, we are proud to announce we have officially launched the Widow Walking Forward website! Please go check it out at widowwalkingforward.com For...

Duration:00:23:00

Have You Faced Your Fears?

4/8/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy shares how she recently overcame an immense fear by visiting a close friend that is in hospice care. This is just one of the several fears Lisa has faced as a widow, and she expresses the healing value in facing and overcoming them. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here, she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep you going through the day! We also encourage all listeners to reach out through email at...

Duration:00:22:39

Which Keepsakes to Keep?

3/30/2019
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After a loved one has passed, it may be hard or confusing to determine the future of their old possessions. On today's episode, Lisa brings clarity to this challenge by discussing the value of recognizing cherishable keepsakes over ones that could be holding you back. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here, she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep you going through the day! We also encourage all listeners to reach out through email at...

Duration:00:22:59

Facebook Live: The Excruciating Anniversary of Their Passing and Being a Warrior

3/21/2019
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In this episode, Lisa Joy discusses how she gets through the challenging date of her husband's passing. In the second part she talks about uncovering the warrior in each and every one of us. The two parts to this episode are recorded from a Facebook Live on the Widow Walking Forward Facebook page in October of 2018. We encourage all listeners to reach out through email at wwfthoughts@gmail.com for support and encouragement. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow...

Duration:00:30:46

Lara Dalch: Health, Wellness, and Cravings

3/15/2019
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On this special edition of Widow Walking Forward, we welcome for our first ever guest interview, Lara Dalch. Lara is a personal development and lifestyle coach, host of the Women on the Rise podcast, and has helped women across the country find their inner health, vitality, and strength. On today's episode, Lara gives advice on how to continually work on improving one's health while in grief. She explains the everlasting benefits of living this lifestyle, and ways to work on negotiating the...

Duration:00:21:05

Getting Out of the Safe Zone!

3/7/2019
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In this episode, Lisa Joy discusses branching out from the safe zones and routines she had created with her husband. One way in which she achieved this was by proactively stretching herself to make new friends. By doing this, she learned that a new life had begun to blossom, aiding in the comforts of her new journey. We encourage all listeners to reach out through email at wwfthoughts@gmail.com for support and encouragement. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow...

Duration:00:22:57

Don't Be Afraid, Say Your Loved One's Name!

2/28/2019
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This week, Lisa Joy discusses the value of saying your loved one's name aloud; this expression allows those in grief to experience the spiritual presence of their beloved. Lisa also reviews the importance of friendships when moving through the gallows of grief. We encourage all listeners to reach out through email at wwfthoughts@gmail.com for support and encouragement. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here she posts uplifting and inspiring...

Duration:00:22:40

Night-Time Challenges

2/21/2019
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On today's episode, Lisa Joy discusses the challenges widows may face during the night time. This ranges from sleeping alone to venturing over to the spot that her husband once slept in. On the second part, Lisa Joy also reminisces on a tradition she had with her husband and the lessons she has now learned from it. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep you going through the day!

Duration:00:25:22

Forward Thought 01: It's a Smile

2/19/2019
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Welcome to a brand new feature on the Widow Walking Forward Podcast! Forward Thoughts will be a weekly mini-episode in which Lisa Joy reads aloud and expands upon a past Facebook post. These mini-episodes are 5-7 minutes of inspiration for you to jump-start your week! For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep you going through the day!

Duration:00:05:26

Facebook Live: Lessons Learned From the Diagnosis

2/16/2019
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On today’s episode, Lisa shares the wisdom she obtained on the day of the cancer diagnosis of her husband Doug. On part two she discusses the required strength she gained, through gratitude, in the days succeeding his diagnoses. The two parts to this episode are recorded from a Facebook Live on the Widow Walking Forward Facebook page in September of 2018. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep you...

Duration:00:24:02

Thriving on Valentine's Day

2/7/2019
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Valentine's Day is approaching and Lisa discusses the challenges she has faced as a widow during this holiday. By reminiscing with gratitude on the past, she has discovered effective strategies for creating a positive and emotionally enlightening day of peace. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep you going through the day!

Duration:00:24:15

Having the Flu as a Widow

1/31/2019
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In this episode, after recovering from the stomach flu, Lisa discusses the unexpected qualms widows have to face during their first few times of being under the weather as a widow. After a lifetime of caring parents and a husband, Lisa uncovers the strengths required to physically and emotionally take care of oneself during these unforeseen bumps in the road. For more content from Lisa, visit the Facebook Page for Widow Walking Forward. Here she posts uplifting and inspiring messages to keep...

Duration:00:23:35