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Jane Duncan Rogers

Death, Grief and Paris Attacks

By Jane Duncan Rogers / November 15, 2015 / 0 Comments

When something like the Paris attacks happen, the words ‘gift’ and ‘grief’ absolutely do not sit well together. They are not meant to. How on earth can there be a gift when someone dies? It’s not possible. In the moment, there is only shock (even if you have been prepared for the death), horror, tears, sadness,…

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The Ten Steps That Make Transition Easier

By Jane Duncan Rogers / November 11, 2015 / 0 Comments

Transition is a time of change and there are ten steps that are really good to be aware of when you know change is happening, whether it is change you have chosen, or you feel it has been foisted upon you. Changes show up in all kinds of ways – at work it can be…

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Trusting, Waiting, and then Taking a Step Forward

By Jane Duncan Rogers / November 4, 2015 / 0 Comments

We can relatively easily see that loss might hold a gift for others. But when it happens to us, in the face of unspeakable sorrow, pain or grief, it’s not so easy to see any gifts at all. In fact the idea just goes out the window as you feel like railing against life, are…

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3 Ways to Cope When Grieving

By Jane Duncan Rogers / October 14, 2015 / 2 Comments

No 1: Open Your Doors to All Feelings Imagine you are a house. Grief (in the form of fear, anger, guilt, sorrow, sadness, despair, you name it) comes knocking at the front door. The instinct is to lock the door and block up the windows to keep it out. But the feelings are so overwhelming…

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3 Tips on How to Cope With Grief

By Jane Duncan Rogers / October 14, 2015 / 0 Comments

This article, written by me, is published in the November 2015 edition of Natural Health magazine (UK only)     No 1: Open Your Doors to All Feelings Imagine you are a house. Grief (in the form of fear, anger, guilt, sorrow, sadness, despair, you name it) comes knocking at the front door. The instinct is…

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The Death Chicks Show – over 1000 views!

By Jane Duncan Rogers / October 9, 2015 / 0 Comments

This interview on The Death Chicks Show was good fun, enightening and inspirational, for me as well as the listeners. Watch it here or on You Tube.

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Death Chicks Show – Interview, October 2015

By Jane Duncan Rogers / October 1, 2015 / 0 Comments

Patty, host of the show said: “We love the openness and how she shares. Jane’s book is like an invitation to explore the places that even SHE says she didn’t want to go, and then she did.  That is what I mean by a guide or a way-shower.  She goes first and then says… “C’mon,…

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Can Acceptance Really Bring Freedom?

By Jane Duncan Rogers / September 22, 2015 / 0 Comments

  Rant, rage, stomp, fume, blame, criticise, complain, moan. So often this is what we do instead of accepting how things are. It’s as if that very action of accepting will condone the situation, or let someone ‘get off scot free’, or because we don’t know what else to do. Our society doesn’t help –…

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Could grief REALLY be hiding a gift for you?

By Jane Duncan Rogers / September 17, 2015 / 0 Comments

Queuing in the fish and chip shop in the high street of the small Scottish town where I live, I scowled at a man ahead of me in the queue. He was overweight, fiddling with his cigarette packet, and aged about mid-50s. What was wrong with that? Everything! How dare HE be alive, he who…

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Daily Record Magazine

By Jane Duncan Rogers / September 12, 2015 / 0 Comments

“Death has taught me to treat life like a gift.” Great article published in the Daily Record magazine today, 12th September: You can read it here: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/real-life/cancer-widow-hopes-book-experiences-6425582  

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