Life without Lisa
A widowed father's journey thourgh the rough seas of grief
Tolman Main Press
Life without Lisa is a "must read" for anyone who has lost someone dear through death. Author Rich Ballo bares his soul in this brutally honest account being cast adrift in an ocean of emptiness, anger, and guilt. Lisa was the love of his life, and an inventor and successful entrepreneur, a beacon of light to all During her battle with cancer, everyone was in denial about the seriousness of her disease. When Lisa died, Rich was 39, and their young sons were only five and six. Through Rich's journaling, we are privy to his innermost thoughts and feelings. We sob when he sobs. We cheer him on when begins to sense a glimmer of hope. But most of all, we see ourselves in his journey, for love and loss ultimately unite all of humanity.
Richard Ballo, BSJ, MBA, is the author of 4 books on healing from grief. He is a national speaker on grief and healing. He speaks in person, radio, and publishes articles in print and online. He write grief articles from his own experiences and bring the subject to light in normal language to those who need healing.