Rachel Rumbelow

Writer / Editor / Content Manager

All is not lost. All is never lost.

Hi. How are you? No. I mean, how are you? Tell me honestly. Tell me, truthfully. What is eating you up inside? What do you feel like you have to hide from the world? I actually want to hear it. […]

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Two Years Ago, Everything Changed

That obituary, above, is from the book, Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2016. I found it today while I was googling my late husband. My late husband. My husband who died. He’s dead. I still can’t believe it. I wonder […]

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Grief and Friends – Oh, That Second Year of Grief

This is a post I don’t particularly want to write but I feel like I have to. I am working through coming to terms with the stark reality of the second year of grief and how it affects everything. Simply […]

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Deadlines and Grief

So, I made a deadline for myself to have a book finished about my grief in the first year of losing my husband. What was I thinking? I forgot how much of that initial raw grief this whole thing dusts […]

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Back in Black: Book Update and Spam

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Hello! It has been a while. I had to deal with some things and had a couple of huge projects come my way that needed my full attention but now I’m back in a big way and I have some […]

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Grief Sucks

It will be a year and five months in exactly a week (the 27th). I have been doing well. I have also not been doing well. Those two things exist right next to each other and each day I am […]

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Guest Post on Depression Site and That Second Year

My Latest Guest Post I am excited to announce that I have been published on a great new depression site called SadRunner. It’s a passion project for Adam Weitz a freelance writer and designer who suffered through his own depression. […]

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Float Away

My life is not without challenges. Like so many of us, there are many more challenges than I would like. But I sit here today and I look out at the sun shining through my windows. I breathe in the […]

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This Freelance thing and my books…Another Ask Me Anything! (AMA)

Hey party people! So, I am doing an AMA tomorrow night at 7pm EST. I will be answering questions about my freelance/ghostwriting career. So, what’s this all about anyway? Well for starters, AMAfeed is a great site I have become […]

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A Tribute to the Friends and Family of Grievers

Disclaimer: This is based on my experience. Every griever is different and will appreciate different things but I tried to be as general as possible while still getting in everything I appreciated during the worst of my grief. There are […]

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