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Life after a loss can feel lonely and unbearable. Days or weeks or even months may go by without you ever opening your eyes to see the world.

This happened to me when I lost Finn, the gentle, loving soul who grew to become my emotional support dog. As I tell you in this video, Finn was my entire world and when he passed I was utterly heartbroken, uncertain I could make it to the other side of my grief. 

This week, I’d like to share a bit about the power of hope and love and their capacity to endure even when you’re not sure you can make it to the other side. I hope you’ll watch…

Sometimes what seems like the end can actually be the beginning. I’ve learned as much during my own life. During the pain of loss and grief, I’ve come to understand love’s ability to persevere. 

Love doesn’t shrink. 

Love doesn’t divide. 

Love doesn’t disappear. 

There are so many wonderful things to come for you and all you have to do is remain steadfast in the belief that love never leaves us. It’s still there patiently waiting for you to open your eyes and embrace it.   

With resilience, grace, and much love,



Karena Kilcoyne

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