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Living without your parent

Lynne Thompson
2 min readMar 27, 2024

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Most of us do know someone who lost their parent early or relatively early.

For me, I was a full adult when I lost my mom, but my children were small (5 years old and almost 3), and it was incredibly sudden the way we lost her.

I grieved hard for her and lost myself for a while. I eventually went to a therapist to make sure I could heal especially for my children. I had scared myself with…

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Lynne Thompson

I always wrote (first poem at 6 years old). Tech writer by trade. I have a podcast The Storied Human: see my linktree — https://linktr.ee/StoriedHuman