The death of a loved one is devastating, and can leave us questioning our new path. Will I ever want to find love again, and if so, how do I find it? What is appropriate behavior for a widowed fifty-four-year-old senior? Should I explore dating sites? Meet women in bars? Rely on introductions from friends? The questions far outnumber the answers.
Dennis and Hope Freed had a fulfilling marriage. Over the course of thirty-two years they built a home, created a loving family, and shared all their dreams with one another and their two sons. Then Hope got cancer. She fought a long, brave battle, but it was one she couldn’t win. Dennis Freed’s beloved wife and best-trusted friend had gone, leaving him alone to figure out a future he’d never imagined.
Dennis Freed’s Love, Loss, and Awakening (Mis)adventures on the Way Back to Joy is an engaging story of how one man bounces back after losing the love of his life. It is an ode to the power of being in Relationship especially when faced with incredibly difficult and heartbreaking loss. And it is with much humor that Freed takes the reader on a journey to find what we are all looking for; to be joyous and fulfilled in Relationship. — Harville Hendrix, Ph.D. And Helen LaKelly Hunt Ph.D. Co-creators of Imago Therapy and authors of NYT Bestseller Getting the Love You Want