By Barbara Shapiro, Published Jan 8, 2018 When I closed my eyes and pictured a widow, two images came to mind. The first was a very old lady sitting in a rocking chair with a shawl around her shoulders. The second was an 18th century woman dressed in black wearing a large black bonnet and being referred to as the “Widow Jones.” Neither image reflects reality, though. A widow can be the neighbor down the street from you walking her dog or the woman standing in line in front of you at the grocery store. Or a financial adviser, like me, just trying to move forward and still make a difference in other people’s lives. Read full story
MWC has been mentioned more and more in the media. We are happy to see the ideas of MWC is getting out into the widow community.
The following books have mentions of MWC or share Carolyn’s story. Check them out for yourself. You can find the highlighted books on Amazon. (By ordering from Amazon Smile, you can also give back to MWC with each purchase)
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