A heartfelt collection of expressive writing by 20 poets, journalers, and bloggers. 408 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

14 True stories about surviving loss through the eyes of men. 284 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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25 True stories of surviving being hit by a drunk, drugged or impaired driver. 494 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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19 True stories about surviving loss of a child of all ages. 410 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

17 True stories about surviving loss of a parent. 248 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

A workbook to capture and preserve a detailed account documenting the life and death of your child. Full color, 158 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

15 True stories about child loss and its impact on marriage. 310 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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22 True stories about surviving loss of an unsolved murder or kidnapping.  426 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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21 True stories about after-death communication. 342 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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13 True stories about surviving loss of a sibling. 258 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

13 True stories about surviving lifelong health conditions. 222 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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A workbook through grief. 106 pages. 

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The Grief Diaries is an anthology of stories by over 500 writers from around the globe. By reading stories of others who have survived the same journey, it gives us hope that we can too. The Grief Diaries series are available on Amazon, Barnes & Nobles, and 40,000 other retail outlets around the world. If it isn't on the store shelf, ask your bookstore to order it for you. 


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22 Writers share what to say, what to do, what not to say or do to the newly bereaved. 296 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

​​“DEEPLY INTIMATE...  I so appreciate the vulnerability and truth embedded in these stories.”

-DR. ERICA GOLDBLATT HYATT, Chair of Psychology, Bryn Athyn College

“BRAVE... The brave individuals who share their truth in this book do it for the benefit of all.”

-CAROLYN COSTIN - Founder, Monte Nido Treatment Centers

 “VITAL... Grief Diaries gives voice to the thousands who face this painful journey every day. Often alone in their time of need, these stories will play a vital role in surrounding each reader with warmth and comfort as they seek understanding and healing in the aftermath of their own loss.” -JENNIFER CLARKE, obstetrical R.N., Perinatal Bereavement Committee at AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center

15 True stories about surviving life after loss of a spouse. 290 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

18 True stories about surviving after loss of a pregnancy and stillbirth. 300 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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11 True stories about surviving loss of a baby ranging in age from newborn to toddler. 232 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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17 True stories about living with dissociative identity disorder.  346 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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A coloring journal featuring 76 original illustrations. 162 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

15 True stories about surviving life after divorce, alcoholism, mental illness, and more. 274 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

9 True stories about surviving loss of friends, partners, uncles, aunts, grandchildren and more. 238 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

10 True stories about surviving loss by homicide or kidnapping. 240 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

13 True stories about living with eating disorders including anorexia, bulimia and binge eating. 294 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

17 True stories about surviving loss by drunk, drugged or impaired driving. 330 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

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-DIANNA VAGIANOS ARMENTROUT, MA, 

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Grief Diaries books are like a portable support group. They help you feel less alone, you're surrounded by people who understand, but you don't have to get dressed to go anywhere.

12 True stories about surviving loss of a loved one by suicide. 300 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.

14 True stories about life after traumatic brain injury, stroke, tumors and more. 388 pages. Also available on Amazon and Barnes & Nobles.