"Angels are always near to those who are grieving, to whisper to them that their loved ones are safe in the hand of God"
If you have lost a loved one, you have probably heard it from others who have grieved before you. You will get signs soon. When you least expected, you will see signs that will remind you of your loved one. However, not all of us grieving get or feel these signs, so don't feel there is anything wrong with your grieving process because you do not get any of these so-called signs. In fact, there are many theories on why some of us experience these signs, and our objective in this section is not to dwell into a discussion on why or why not these signs are real, but our singular objective is to enable site visitors share what they have experienced.
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"Over 801,000 Views hours after posting this old picture of them,
put one of their favorite memories on the front page of reddit ".
Since mom's unexpected death in ICU, dad went into schock, developed PTSD, and that accelerated the onset of Dementia. While prior to her death, he was healthy, driving, and exercising everyday, after her death - his started on a steep decline that found him bed ridden and under 24/7 care less than 3 years after she passed on.
Under the supervision of an excellent mobile care medical unit, and a team of 24/7 caregivers, he was doing well at home until two weeks ago. We got the call Friday night that his blood test results were not good, and because he had not shown any signs prior to this - both his doctor and us thought it had to be an error with the test, which had happened before.
Saturday night we got the second test results and they were worse. After consulting with the doctor, we felt the only option was Hospice at home, and they were to start him on that the following morning.
We got on the first flight to Los Angeles on Sunday morning, and were able to spend the afternoon with him. He was alert, eating, joking, watching baseball and enjoying having the whole family together. He had a good night and as he did most of his life, he talked in his sleep all night. Then at 5 am, my brother for no reason at all, suddenly woke up and rushed to his bedside. Minutes later, he woke us all up as he knew that dad was in his last breaths.
Like he did every morning since her death, he called out mom's name, but this morning - she responded, as we knew that mom was there to take his hand from my brother and guide him thru. Dad had a single tear of joy from his eyes as they opened wide, and we knew - he was at last with his lifelong partner of 60 years.
This happened right before thanksgiving, and we buried him on the Tuesday of Thanksgiving Week. Two weeks to the day of his passing, we were still in a sort of surreal phase trying to understand and accept that all that had just happened right before what we thought was going to be a family thanksgiving get together. Then that same Friday, their favorite picture of the two of them was posted online, and within hours - it had over 801,000 views and on the front page of reddit.
We knew that was dad sending us all a sign, but specifically to our younger techie brother, because he sent it thru the only medium he knew he would get our younger brother's attention - Online/Social Media, and his message was short, clear and on the picture:
"I am OK and with mom again"
A few days after my husband passed away
I was with a friend. As soon as I got off the car,
I look down and
found a glass picture frame that had hearts and
it read I'll love you
always and forever.
I knew it was a sign from him.
My oldest son Arthur just passed away 2 months ago and I had been waiting on a sign from him that he was ok. He loved Superman shirts & everyone that attended his funeral wore Superman shirts at the repast.
Three weeks after his funeral I was in Chicago for my first cousin funeral supporting my relatives and feeling a little better. When we were flying back to Texas I started crying on the plane because I knew once I got back Arthur wouldn’t be there to welcome me back home.
I was crying on my husband’s shoulder and I looked up and the passenger directly in front of me was putting his carry on in the overhead and had on a Superman shirt!
We both immediately started laughing.
My husband said “See Arthur watched over us in Chicago and he’s watching over us going back home!” I said of all the people on the plane this guy sat in front of me! "For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
My mom passed away 2 years ago.
I went out to her house, not a childhood home but i didn't see my mom before she died for a year or so cuz i didn't want to see her skinny and in bad health cuz that would forever be in my memory so I went out to get some memorabilia.
I went to her car and on her sun visor an angel saying you have an angel watching you. a cute ornament. She was very godly and the sweetest person, and loved angels. I grabbed that and brought it home.
A couple of months ago I am at our local bottle return place waiting in the car and my girl friend said "isnt that your moms car parked next to us?
I had no idea my sis had sold mom's car 2 days prior. Sure enough it was.
The new owner noticed me looking at her newly bought car not knowing it was my moms.
She came out and I explained who I was.
She said "there was something left in the backseat.
Does this look familiar?
It was my mom's pillow that had angels on it.
She used it to boost her so she could drive. Very short lady.4 ft 9.
The chances of this lady parking next me to me ,living in 2 different towns and not knowing each other, and being parked next to me is slim to none.
The lady said she would sell me the car if I wanted it she could see i was emotional, but i said no. for some reason she hadnt cleaned the car of my moms stuff and my sis must have not known it was there .
I feel that she was definitely letting me know she was near and I have the pillow in my car as if she was right with me. I miss her. I feel bad for not seeing her but we were like 2 peas in a pod. She knew I was gonna be devastated if she left us so i know she understood my actions.
I kick my self now so bad if i could only turn back the hands of time.
"Music & Roses"
I became estranged from my dad at the age of 14. We made some contact over the years, but I did not make enough effort. My dad was my hero when I was little. He understood me like no other. Unfortunately my parents got divorced when I was 10, and to put it mildly, they did not handle it well. I eventually felt manipulated to take sides. As an adult, I went on to have my own family, and my own divorce. I should have contacted dad more. My daughters barely knew him at all. We lost him in November of 2017, and the last time I had spoken with him was Father's Day of 2016. I told him I would send photos of my girls, and their children. But, life got in the way, and I didn't send any. The only photo I gave to him was a photo of my girls and me, and I slipped it into his casket. Since his death, I get signs in the form of music. My love of music came from him, and our special bond was music from when he was young, which was the '50s. Buddy Holly was his idol, and the song "Heart and Soul" by The Cleftones, were ones we loved so much. After he died, these songs would just always sort of pop up when least expected. I have also smelled roses. Now in the last 8 years, I have lost several family members. I don't know if it is any of them sending roses or not. But earlier this week, my dad's older sister died, and this morning the smell of roses has returned. I miss my dad. I am still grieving him like it was yesterday. I'm not only grieving him and his life, I am grieving what may have been had I been a better daughter.
"The Black and Purple Butterfly "
My beautiful daughter passed on 12/21/2016.
Recently I’ve been pointing out to her six-year-old who was before when she died, that mommy comes in lots of forms to check on him. Such as, Cardinals, butterflies, Dragonflies, sometimes maybe even lizards or praying mantises!
So shortly after having a conversation we had a mad rush of the house of these beautiful little Cardinals. And sometimes I would tell him let’s go outside and see if mom is coming today, and sure enough he will come a beautiful red cardinal.
We recently went on vacation which is very difficult for me to do without her, and we were literally bombarded with butterflies and dragonflies at the pool. I know this is my girl because I’m struggling so hard to go on without her though I’m not a quitter and I have to raise this baby. Many days, I really wish I could end it. But I will not, because she didn’t quit on me she didn’t mean to die, I will not quit on her she always says she could count on me at least I hope she did. I’m thankful for your strength I’m thankful for you to show people that you can move forward even in such heavy, crippling grief.
Attached is a picture of this butterfly that land at my office one day when I had had a really horrible week, had cried all day every day I’m so destroyed and I hide it and I compartmentalize it and I deal with it most the time but there are days that I just melt, this particular day I walked down mama eyes out went straight to my office didn’t speak to anybody sat down and looked up and there was this humongous beautiful black and purple butterfly on my window directly in front of my desk..so patiently and flap its wings back-and-forth back-and-forth back-and-forth, literally I’m not exaggerating for five minutes or more, letting me know that she’s there and that she loves me and she forgives me, that I couldn’t save her. God bless you. God bless us all.
My mother who was also my best friend passed away earlier this year, I’m late January of 2018, leaving me with an empty void in my heart and my being.
I asked her to show me a sign that she I still with me, a warm hello that I needed so much, that was in the morning...a heavy thunderstorm followed that late afternoon, and after the skies cleared, I saw a beautiful rainbow in the sky, right in my backyard, as of it was just meant for me to see... i strongly felt that my mom was responding to me by saying “hello, I love you Alicia” in the biggest way possible! - that was my mom for sure.
She would have moved mountains, and made rainbows for me during her life, it had to be a sign from her, one of the biggest and most beautiful signs I could ever receive that my mother will always be with me, watching over me and my kids, always right by my side.
I know this might sounds crazy but here it goes.
My husband and I had to say goodbye to our sweet boy Duke (Labrador 12 years) and
I know this isn’t anything like losing a human but to us it hurts very very much.
Anyway. We had a vet come to our home and he passed away peacefully on his bed.
After we placed him in her car and returned inside our home my husband and I embraced and started to cry.
At this exact moment the smoke detectors right above of heads started to go off.
There was nothing cooking or smoking in the house.
I immediately looked at my husband and said, “ that’s Duke. Telling us he’s okay and leaving”.
It didn’t really lessen the pain at that moment but I have it know in my heart.
Duke passed on May 31, 2018. 💔sincerely devastated
I have received signs almost every day since this person left. I want to tell people but I want to explain about this person because I now realize this was the most important person in my life and I have so much grief and guilt- I had lost contact with this person I hadn't seen her in a while. It was my fault and I had no reason to do what I did. No good reason. I loved this woman since the day we met 26 years ago this month. She was everything I could ever want in a person. We had a great relationship but we were always with other partners or married. But we still did so much together. She died horribly in May. I found out in June. No obituary no funeral - nothing.
We loved music, she introduced me to Metallica - she's been sending me messages through my phone (Pandora) and my boombox or car. She seems to be picking songs- some she likes or we both liked or significant to us. Several times 2-3 songs will start then stop then go on to other songs. Until she finds the right one. Long ago we had a very intimate moment and the song "crazy train" was playing. I've heard crazy train 2-3 at the least times a day. Also I walked into our county fair and a band was playing on the stage and their first song was crazy train.
The other night ( I work midnight's) I went outside and found a star. I assumed it was her so I asked Rachel - Is that you? Are you OK? I love you Rachel can you give me some kind of sign?" and I went back in and a song was already going on my radio and I asked the radio "are you talking to me Rachel?" and I got these lyrics -
"You gotta believe me…I'm talking to you"
Like many families, we live all over the country, and as our family grows, it is never easy to get together. Schedules and Costs are major hurdles in getting everyone in one place. However, this summer for the first time we got together in New York City for July 4th, a place they would have loved to be at with us.
And just as I was looking around the room and feeling both happy to have everyone here, but also sad that they were not....a beautiful white pigeon landed on our window and stayed there for quite some time.
Aside from never seeing white pigeons in NYC, we had never had a bird land in our window and least of all, stay as long as this one did.
Then..I got it, and smiled...
They were sending us a sign to let us know they were also there with us.
"I lost my dad yesterday.
It was his birthday.
I wish I knew what to do, what to think, my mind is numb & I am numb.
My mind goes back to those last moments I gave you some morphine,
you took a breath and
You were born 6-8-19xx and I guess fate was you had to leave me on 6-8-2017"
Daphne Purple Shrub
"When I received this amazing sign from my Mom she had been gone for ten years but I still I talked to her every day. My husband and I were on holidays in Greece when I got double pneumonia and had to be rushed to a hospital. I was very seriously ill, was terrified because I coudn't breathe and was in a foreign hospital. In the middle of the night , all alone in my hospital room I began talking to her and begging her to be with me and take care of me and help me get well.
The first morning a therapist read my name on my hospital bracelet and when he saw that my middle name is Daphne told me that is a Greek name and in Greece they have a shrub with purple blossoms that is named Daphne.
My husband was staying in a hotel and on his walk to the hospital that morning saw some purple flowers sticking through a fence and picked them for me. I immediately grabbed my phone and looked up a picture of the Daphne shrub and it showed an exact picture of the the flowers my husband had brought me. I know they were from my Mom Daphne to let me know she was there with me!
We also started finding dimes in unexpected and odd places, especially if there was a health crisis happening to a family member. My daughter found a dime on the floor of the xray room when she was having cancer tests. She found another as she stepped out of her car at the hospital emergency when her husband was ill. We have so many dime stories I could write a small book. Mom also comes to me in vivid dreams looking like she did when she was about thirty years old, clothes and hair and standing in our old kitchen from my childhood so I know she is alive and well somewhere just beyond my earthly vision patiently waiting until it's my time to join her. In the meantime she keeps in touch with her dimes and flickering lights at every one of my Dad's birthday parties."
"I Have Faith"
My daughter Amy died 2 weeks ago.
I really worried about her going to heaven or not.
She visited my 4 yr old grand baby who said she talked with her.
I thought she was talking about an imaginary friend, and
it wasn't until the next morning that I got it.
She kept saying "I have Faith."
I thought it was an imaginary friend but
I realized she was repeating what my daughter had said.
"I have Faith."
When I was growing up we took rv trips every summer from Maine to Texas and dad would try to find new routes so we didn't always go the same way.
After I had my own children we would often talk about those memories our favorite being dads favorite short cut going from Maine to Texas through Canada and yes dad still says it is shorter. Haha the day after my son passed away we went to pick up my niece from Terrell, Texas and bring her down with us to Livingston, Tx.
We routed the GPS and going from Terrell to Livingston..
the GPS took us to Canada .
We all laughed.
"My son loved Elmo when he was young.
On what would have been his 24th birthday,
11 months after he had passed,
I was feeling very lost. Deciding to get out the house,
I was walking past a local second hand shop and
out the front they had a basket full of Elmo dolls.
I brought them all.
Loading them into my car,
one started singing "Happy Birthday to me" and
was doing a funny dance.
It brightened my mood,
I believe it was sign from my son to lift my spirits"
The Greeting Card
A week after his death, and upon returning home, I was having a very tough day coming to acceptance with his death. I am an eternal optimist, but today there was not an ounce of optimism in my thoughts. I stopped at the store to pick up some things for the kids en route home, and the lines at all the open cashiers were very long, but suddenly a new cashier opened up right next to me so I ran over to her.
As I started to place all the products on the belt, I noticed someone had left a Christmas card on the belt right in front of me. I went to put the card away so I would not damage it, but then I read the message on the front of the card, and I knew they were sending me a message that all was OK, and that I should enjoy my favorite time of the year knowing they were ok.
The card read:
"With Lots of Love at Christmas,
Mom and Dad"
The Crystal Angel
It had been a couple of weeks since dad's passing, and I was at the supermarket getting groceries for the family gathering we were going to have over the weekend. As I passed some of his favorite foods at the store, he came to mind, and was sadden that I could no longer make him his favorite foods. Therefore, I decided it was time to go home for now and continue this later. While leaving the store and still feeling sad, I see this object on the ground glittering with the sunlight underneath my trunk, and after putting the groceries away - I went to move it to make sure it would not damage my tires. To my surprise, it was a crystal angel figurine, and immediately - I knew that was dad sending me a signal. He would always give me angel figurines and ornaments as presents because I have always loved angels.
My Dad passed away suddenly and unexpectedly April 2nd 2015. My sister (32) and I (37) sat at her table the next day still in shock and trying to wrap our heads around planning a funeral for our Dad who we thought would be here much longer than he was. All of a sudden a very distinct and strong smell of our dad's cigar was all around us, it only lasted about a minute or less. It vanished just as fast as it came. It was so strong and we both smelled it at the exact same time, it was like he was smoking at the table. We were both sniffing the air so hard, we did not want it to go away!! It was very comforting to feel his presence with us. It kept happening a few more times to each of us separately, once when i was on the phone with his younger sister who I hadn't talked to in quite a while, guess that made him happy that her and I reconnected? We haven't smelled his smoke since about a week after he passed. It was nice to feel he was with us and comforting us during that very hard time. We know he is in heaven and at peace now, but I'd give anything to smell his cigar again. He sent us a sure sign he is in heaven...
The Monarch Butterfly
Fast forward to August 15th 2015 and that is the day we lost our beloved Grandpa, also suddenly and unexpectedly. I still am having a difficult time grasping the idea that my two first loves and father figures died within 5 months of each other. Ugghh. Well, at my grandpa's funeral service at the burial site a monarch butterfly was dancing around his casket and kept landing on it. It was very special and everyone there noticed it, even the priest kept pausing to watch it. I truly know that was him, my grandma absolutely loves butterflies, always has. They were married 68 years and she will be lost without him. She feels his presence all the time. At the funeral home making arrangements for his services, we all sat at a huge round table. None of us within reach of each other. My grandma suddenly grabbed her shoulder and had the chills, assuming it was myself or my mom putting our hand on her shoulder. It was my grandpa there to comfort her as she made sad difficult decisions. She swore one of us was standing behind her because she could feel a presence of someone standing there to comfort her, then the hand on her shoulder was a very cool thing to witness. The funeral director told me that people ask her all the time if she has experienced anything weird or unusual because of her job, she said that was the most intense she has witnessed, she looked shocked when it happened. So hopefully my Dad and Grandpa (my mom's father) are really enjoying the afterlife and I pray they visit me again somehow someway in the near future. Until we meet again my loves. Thanks all for reading and for sharing your personal signs.
My mother passed 5 years ago, she wad in so much discomfort. We would try to assure her it was ok to l let go. I knew it was a matter of time, so she tries to comfort me , by telling me not to worry. She told me she would always be with me. I said but I won't know when you are. She said whenever I see a butterfly that's is her at that moment. I have seen butterflies before like anyone else. But I live in Colorado now , and I have seen her in the dead of winter every year since she passed. I am so grateful for the gift of my mother . And the greatest gift of time my best friend Paula, gave to me. Thank you
My father passed away on Aug 31, 2014. About two weeks after I would be sitting in my chair in the living room the door-bell would ring and there would be no one at the door when I answered it. This went on for about 4 weeks, a different day of the week could be Tuesday one week then maybe Friday the next week.
After 4 weeks it stopped. Then my wife of 39 years marriage passed away on October 21, 2014, about two weeks after her passing the door-bell rang at 10:30 in the morning, no one was at the door. Then again at 2:30 pm the door-bell rang again no one at the door. This has gone on for a couple of weeks and now it has stopped.
After my son pass a few days I hear his voice tell me "it's okay mom, I love you" It was the last time I heard my son's voice. Though it was a dream but I was awake crying. He was always my comfort when I was upset.
J & A (Los Angeles, CA) - "Message in the Window"
Dad went into a deep decline after Mom's death, but he still insisted in staying at their home of 40+ years, and we needed to find someone who would help take care of him at home. While Mom was dying, we promised her that we would take care of him and that we would try to keep him at home. We found many potential caregivers that could help but we worried greatly about how to know who would be best for dad. We worried about all the nightmare stories of elder abuse by caregivers, etc. Lost a lot of sleep and the last day before having to choose someone, I was having my usual morning coffee looking out the front corner window to see the sunrise and meditating quietly for some guidance. As the sun started to appear, I noticed the window facing the sun had a smudge on the right bottom corner, and as I was about to get up to clean it, I started to notice letters in the smudge. The letters spelled out a short name. Then it hit me, the letters spelled out the name of one of the caregivers we were evaluating. That was a message from Mom, and that was the caregiver we selected. Thank You.
F (Fort Lauderdale, FL) - "Rainy Sunny Day"
After her unexpected death, I could not get myself to leave the hospital. I was outside with my eyes fixed on the clouds above for hours. I kept waiting for a sign that she was ok. I prayed for a few drops or rain to let me know she was ok. No signs. Finally darkness came and friends somehow got me home but don't remember how.
Close to six months after her passing I had finished my work early and headed to the beach for a few minutes of ocean solitude and meditation. It was a very hot summer day and few people were there so I picked a lonely spot and began to remember her as I looked at the ocean waves. I tried not to, but could not help feel the pain of missing her. It was still as raw as when she passed. I wasn't looking for signs, I was just in pain.
As I was feeling the very hot sun starting to burn, I felt a drop of water on my shoulder, then another one on my head, then another one on my face....but there were no clouds over me in this very hot clear summer day..then more water drops on my legs...I looked around and did not see any rain..then I got up and went to the young woman who was closest to me and asked her if she had felt the rain...and as she looked up at the sky she said "what rain?"
Then, I knew. The rain drops were from her.
"On Memorial Day weekend, families discuss feeling the presence of lost military members"
Greg Gassen remembers the motorcycle trip he made last year to honor his late son, Jacob, an Army medic. The rain poured down on both sides of the road but not on the street where he was riding.
“It was like Moses parting the Red Sea,” Gassen recalled Saturday.
Gabriella Kubinyi was walking on the beach after her Navy husband, Jeff, died last year. She saw scores of dolphins swimming by, and one swimming alone, seemingly by her side.
And when Patricia Kenner visits the grave of her Marine Corps son, Kenneth, and becomes emotional, she hears his voice say, “If you’re going to cry, you might as well leave,” just as he would say in the hospital.
Such signs, voices, apparitions and premonitions can sometimes be a crucial aspect of grieving and healing.
CB (CT) - "The Butterfly"
I had seen Ghost and other movies and TV shows where people who had passed on gave their loved one a sign from beyond that they were ok. I asked, searched and analyzed everything, looking for a sign to guide me, to believe in that my Dad had not suffered in vain. But none came. Or so I thought.About a month after Dad passed, three separate events happened within a couple weeks of each other, all involving a Monarch Butterfly.
The first, while sitting on the back porch at the beach. I was reading a book drinking ice coffee, looked up and noticed a Monarch butterfly perched on the big pot of yellow roses. It hung out for what I thought was longer than normal, then left.
The second, was a couple of days later. I was reading the Sunday paper while sitting on the back steps at my Moms house in CT. and another Monarch about the same size as the first, flew down and perched itself on the herb plant in the planter next to me. The butterfly was so close, I thought it was reading the paper.
And the third time was the most bizarre. While walking down the street in New York City where there was no garden within blocks, a Monarch Butterfly, about the same size as the other two, flew down and perched itself on my left shoulder. It hitched a ride for a couple long city blocks, and then flew off.
A friend was with me and told me of the significance of Butterflies and rebirth. I told him of the other two events and he said that was definitely your Dad. You see Dad liked to read at the beach; read the Sunday Sports Pages; and knew I am left handed.
Eric (Washington DC) - "The Empty Seat"
I am gay and married but the sign I would like to share is about the first man I loved and passed away four years back. There are people we feel a special connection with and he was one of them for me. I have no doubt that we lived many past lives together before this one and will live more in the future. The day I met him I felt an energy I had never felt before and from that moment on that energy grew. When we were together it was as if two different types of energies made one beautiful light. It was about six months after he died and I was sitting in church on a very hot humid summer day. That day was no anniversary or special in any way. It was just a regular Sunday but my mind was not on church but on memories of him. Then I realized that the church was completely packed but the seat directly in front of me was empty. There was nothing wrong with it and all the other seats in that row were taken. It was just the seat right in front of me and as I am realizing this, a ray of light from the stained glass window high above is shining right on that seat and mine but it wasn't hot. It was cold, it was cooling me. Right at that time and without any doubt whatsoever, I felt the same intense energy that I had felt the day I met him. I knew it was him telling me he was ok.
Paul (Phoenix, Arizona) - "The Call"
I was on my first plane ride after her passing and kept looking out of the window not understanding why this was happening to us. She was not supposed to leave us this early. But in all my grief I just wanted to find out she was ok but I knew there was no way I would know and that made that plane ride a very long one. After we landed and still in a daze I walked to my car and turned my cell phone on. It showed a missed call and when I looked to find out who had tried to call me, it showed her cell phone number. I knew she was ok.
J(NYC) - "The Doors"
I was at a Church gathering last night on the subject of Grief. I could not accept the fact that I was at a Friday night gathering on Grief because I still cannot accept the fact that he has been gone now for several years, and I am still in pain. As all this was going thru my head, I heard the large door behind me open, but when I looked back, it closed by itself, and there was no one there. Ok, it must the air. However, a couple of minutes later, the other door to my right then opened up slowly as if someone was coming in, but again, there was no one there. We were on the second floor with no windows or doors open so there was no wind or gusts of air. Then, I felt his presence right beside me. The hairs on my arms stood up, and I knew. It was him. He used to have the bad habit of just walking into rooms without knocking, and every time I would call him on it, he would close the door, and then open it again & come in. He was there to tell me that I was at the right place this Friday night.
Victor (Newark, NJ) - "The Briefcase"
Mom's death was unexpected and due to a mistake by the hospital staff. Even though I warned them that something was not right, that her coloring was white and that she was screaming with pain, they told me over and over that it was ok, that she was just depressed. She wasn't, she was bleeding internally, and she died from that. I could not sleep, and barely function. I had not been a believer in the mediums that claim to talk with the dead, but I was so desperate that I went to one in Los Angeles at the suggestion of a friend. Prior to going to my session with the medium, I had a conversation with mom and told her, If this is real, I will need some sign from you that it is. She did believe in all this, and would often try to get me to go, but I would refuse. I took an object from her and put it in my briefcase, out of sight of the medium. A few minutes into the session, the medium tells me that she keeps saying something about a dog, "Did you have a dog?", "Do you have a dog now?" "She is very animate about this dog". Then I knew, I told the medium that no we did not have a dog, and I do not have a dog, but then leaned down to my briefcase, opened, and took out a stuffed dog that mom had given to me when I was a young boy, and I still carried with me to this date. That was the dog. Mom was ok and was sending me a sign she knew I would believe.
Justin (NY/Puerto Rico) - "Snoopy"
Mom died at a work accident when I was 14. I even think that we had some signs before her death. I kept dreaming of a big construction crane and flowers. At the same time, we kept getting all these flowers coming up in our garden at the wrong time of the year. It was not until later that I learned that the meaning of my crane and flowers dream was that there was a big change coming our way. Mom's death was not only a shock, but just not believable. Our parents are always supposed to be there, not be gone with no warning. I was so in shock that I did not even want to know all the details of the accident. The signs came a few weeks after mom's death. Mom's nickname was Snoopy, and many times, even to this day, when I am having some of the worst days, I somehow will encounter a snoopy or snoopy figure or picture on those days. One of the first times it happened I was shopping with my family and not feeling like wanting to being at the store at all. I was missing mom and nothing in the world seemed right, but as my brother lifted a box from the display in front of us, there it was a large Snoopy was right behind it and starring at me. I sensed it and knew immediately, that was mom telling me that everything would be ok. That is only one of the many times in my life that Snoopy has appeared, but in all cases, it has been on tough days. Thank you mom.
Nancy (CT) - "The Bath"
My friend and I have been friends since college. I had never met his mom, but had always heard all about her, and she had heard of me thru my friend. She even prayed for me when I was having serious medical issues. I am a very detailed oriented person, and always check everything before leaving my home. From making sure all the appliances are off to the lights being off in every room, and all windows locked. The day my friend's mother died, I came home early around 1pm. Upon opening the front door, I heard the sound of running water. After checking the kitchen, I ran to the bathroom where I found the water in my bathtub running. The problem was that I had used the shower for the last week, and no one else had entered my house; nor was there any construction going on. I even checked with my neighbors, and none of them experienced this. Right in the middle of my confusion, my friend called grieving, and as I was talking to him, and not knowing why I asked him if his mom liked water and baths. Still crying, he said "my mom loved baths and showers, and I know that the last few weeks here at the hospital she wanted one but could not due to all the equipment they had her connected to". Then, I felt it and knew. My friend's mom was here.
Paul (NYC) - "The Beam of Light"
For the past 15 years of my life I have gone to the same church, and sat in the same seat, with the exception of sometimes in the holidays when the church gets really crowded. The Church is nestled between two buildings so very little light ever comes in and the area where I sit never gets any sun light at all. This past Sunday, I sat in the same seat as always and for not apparent reason while I was listening to the reading of how Jesus appeared to the fishermen, I started to think and grief over mom. It has been a few months now but it feels like yesterday. I kept looking at the beautiful painting on the top of the church where a Saint has a beam of light coming to him from the sky, and I remember how much she liked that painting. It was becoming a very painful mass for me and right when I was about to give up and leave, I got very cold and at the same time I was being blinded by a beam of light coming in thru one of the stained glass window on the side of the church. Light in here? impossible? and then I looked around and the light was only hitting my seat and the empty seat next to me. It was mom.
John (Maryland) - "Laptop"
It was the day after she died. I was on my laptop, and had to start doing all the planning. Had to start letting people know. It was the worst of times and I did not want to be doing that at all. I could not even believe I was actually looking for a funeral home for her. My laptop was only 3 years old and I had never had any problems with it. Then in the middle of the online search for funeral homes the laptop goes dark and two lights start to blink. Never had a problem with the computer and now this. At first I thought it was just bad luck, but as I sat there crying starring at the machine. I felt a voice inside telling whispering that the blinking lights was her way of telling me she was ok and that I should do what she always would tell me. Turn off the computer and go outside.
David (Florida) - "The Leafs in the Storm"
I was looking out the window at church, and the wind was blowing very hard. Leafs were flying everywhere, and no birds in the sky. I was missing mom very much, and just wanted to know that she was ok. As ridiculous as that sounds for someone at a church service, it was what I was feeling and needing. Just confirmation that she was ok, but I also did not know what to ask for. I just asked god if he could just send me a simple sign, anything, but something I would know was a sign that she was ok. Then out of nowhere, what I thought were leafs flying came closer in view and they were two birds in my window when there were no birds in the stormy and windy sky. I knew mom was ok.
Beverly (NYC/North Carolina) - "The Light thru the Clouds"
I wasn't able to be there when my father died, but my family that was at his bedside told me and took pictures of the Ray of Light that suddenly appear from what had been a very cloudy day and lit up his bed. I know that was my grandparents helping him on to the tunnel of light, and letting us know that he would be ok and with them.
Dolores (Texas) - "The Red Cardinal"
Sometimes, signs can also signal that things are going to be okay. When my
paternal grandfather died 27 years ago, I was sad and sitting by my dining room
window. Since I resembled my grandfather's mother, he was quite fond of me and
so proud of my accomplishments. I was reminiscing when all of sudden, a bright
red cardinal perched itself in a bush right in front of the window. My whole
time living in CC, I had never seen a cardinal in our area. For some reason, it
brought such a peace over me. It was as if my grandfather was letting me know
that he was at peace and not to worry. Later that week, my parents saw a
cardinal at their home which was quite a distance from my own.
When my daughter was physically assaulted in 2010, I stayed with her at her
apartment. Not knowing how serious her injuries were, I was beside myself
with worry and grief. All of sudden, this red cardinal appeared on her balcony.
I remembered that sense of calm brought over me decades ago, and took it as
another sign from my grandfather that everything was going to be okay. By the
grace of God, my daughter did not suffer a broken collar bone or a punctured lung as
we had thought.
This past summer, my daughter learned from her boyfriend's mother that she too saw a
cardinal when she lost her husband and parents all in the same year.
Just after my husband died -about 25 minutes -
my dog Molly started howling uncontrollably at home where she was being looked after by a relative of ours. This continued for a few minutes. I and my daughter were told this when we got home after saying our goodbyes.
My husband always said he would find a way of letting me know he was ok and he was as close to our dog as he was to me.
He was distressed in the final days that he couldn’t see her and I believe she was the first one to be visited by him once he reached the other side.
I hope this has been of some comfort
State of Rest Before Sleep
My brother passed away in 2014.
I was staying in a nearby hotel, and with him as much as possible when he was in ICU.
He was writing a book I found out after he died about astral projection.
He was somewhat religious, but not a church regular.
I was back in my hotel room and attempting to get much needed sleep when I spoke out loud "there are seven angels flying over your head".
My husband thought I was dreaming but I was not. I was in the state of rest before sleep, a semi-conscious state. I recall being somewhere that I felt my brother there, his presence, but I could not see him.....it was a sense that I just knew he was there.
However, I was scared because I felt it to be a place not for the living.
I could not find my way out, and I was actually talking coherently to my husband that I didn't know where I was, and I couldn't get out....I fought being there.
It was around 3 minutes total, and my conscious mind was able to finally free myself.
Here's what's amazing.
My brother went brain dead at the same minute I found out from the hospital. He was on life support, but all brain waves stopped at the same time I saw ; when I say see the angels it was more of a known fact, I do not recall seeing them but I was no longer in my bed, and was with him in this place I can only explain as purgatory.
It was something I've tried to explain and rationalize to many even in the church, but I don't feel anyone fully understands.
I truly believe he was trying to tell me goodbye and it was how he knew to do it since I was almost asleep. I only regret I wasn't receptive and was very scared at the time because it was not a place I felt I should have been.
I've looked all over the internet for similar stories but find none.
My brother was a Lt. Col USAF fighter commander who was not the typical person in that he had extensive knowledge of Quantum mechanics and physics, Astral Physics and Quantum jumping. It would be interesting if anyone else had anything similar ever happen.
The MyGriefAngels Brothers (Los Angeles, CA) - "The License Plate"
First Sign - The first one was 6 days after her departure.
We had made plans to fly dad to Houston to spend time with my brothers's family and children. We thought spending some time with the nietos ("grandkids") would help to keep dad busy and entertained. He loved sports and the three boys were in all sports; from baseball to soccer to football and others.
After Mom's service and everyone's departure, dad was very sad, and we decided to make an appointment for him with his local priest - just to talk about it before our upcoming flight to Houston.
We parked at the church's parking long, and started to walk on the sidwalk towards the entrance to the rectory. The rectory and church are on a busy street, and usually lots of cars are parked in front. That Tuesday, only one car was parked in the entire half block the church and rectory covered. The vehicle was a White Van, and it happened to be parked right in front of the entrance to the rectory, where we had to turn left.
As we walked towards the rectory, I was so tired that I was just looking to the ground, but as we got to the entrance, something inside told me to look to my left, and as I did, I saw the sign.
My entire life I was called by my middle name by my folks. It was only when we got to this country, that I had to go by my first name, and my parents were too used to my middle name to change. My middle name is not a common name in the US, and definitely not in Los Angeles. In fact, I had never seen my middel name in any of those pre-made mugs, keychains, not even other kids with the same name. The only place I had seen my last name written anywhere was in Paris when I was going for my morning run, and saw a graffittin wall that said "Amaury Negotiations". To this day, I have not clue what that was about, but my middle name is Amaury, so it was a pleasant surprise to see it written somewhere for the first time; even if it was graffitti.
As I looked over to my right to the White Van parked, I saw its license plate, and that was the second time I had seen my middle name written anywhere, and definitely, the first time in LA. The Licence plate was "AMAURY1".
I knew that was a sign from mom and told my brother right behind me to take a look at it. He thought the same thing. However, the sign was not just to say "I am Ok". I knew the sign was telling us she wanted us to pay attention to what was about to take place in the rectory in the talk with the priest. Therefore, I turned to my brother and said - I have no clue what the talk is going to be about, but Mom wants us to pay close attention to it.
We sat down with the priest, and we didn't tell him anything about the sign so not to take focus away from his talk with dad. As he asked dad how he was doing, we expected dad to tell him how sad he was, but what came out of dad's mouth floored my brother and I - He went on and on how he thought he was going to die in the flight to Houston because he was afraid of flying and thought he was going to have a heart attack. He went on and on.
At that time, we knew what Mom wanted. Dad had always been afraid of flying because of an emergency landing he was in a while back. His flight lost an engine en route and had to make an emergency landing in the middle of a snow storm. After he agreed to take the plane with us to Houston, we thought he was finally over his fear, but he wasn't.
Mom had always told us not to push him to fly in the past because she was afraid that he was older and could medical problems in the flight from his fear, so we had not.
Mom's sign was again telling us to pay attention to his fear, and drive him - We did.
Second Sign - We are still not sure of what this sign means, but this past Sunday night, our younger brother could not sleep all night, and my middle brother had nightmares about my younger brother in Houston, so unexpectedly he called us that monday morning to share that with us, so my younger brother could be careful.
Today, Tuesday, I drove Dad back to our family's home, and upon entering the house, I found one item had fallen from the fireplace's mantel, but nothing else was disturbed. All Picture frames were standing, and everything elese on the mantel was there. The item on the floor was my younger brother's "Futurist" award, and it had not broken, nor had it fallen directly in front of the fireplace (brick bench where it would have broken), but it was further away on the carpet, so it was not broken, as if someone had placed it there.
After asking our neighbors whether there had been any earthquakes in the last 3 days, and being told that there had not been - I knew that was Mom, and between that sign and my middle brothers' dream she was clearly telling us something about our younger brother. However, we have no clue as to what, but we immediatly called my yonger brother and told him to wear his medic alert (which mom had always insisted he should wear).
"Rose that Grew from Concrete"
When my mom passed away I was only 21 and it was very hard to go through.
I felt alone in the world and angry I lost my mother.
She struggled with addiction my entire life.
I watched her slowly slip away.
I turned to poetry which is something my mother and I both love.
She would write poems for me often to express her love for me.
I stumbled upon the poetry book ,
"The Rose that grew from the concrete" by Tupac Shakur.
My favorite poem was "When ure hero falls ".
One day I returned back to the home I grew up in with my mother.
Right by the gate to enter the backyard was
a beautiful marigold flower growing from a crack in the concrete.
I had an overwhelming feeling that I just knew
it was a sign from my mother.
I couldn't believe it was there.
I asked my family members if they purposely had planted the flower that way.
They didn't but I was so shocked, and in disbelief.
It brought me so much comfort.
I took a photo of the flower and I will cherish it forever."
I am only 16 years old, and my Mama passed away on June 20, 2020.
The night after she passed
I began to smell her perfume all around my house.
She has not moved on,
and I don't think she will
until she knows for certain
that her babies are safe and happy.
I feel her every day
This is not a sign from my loved one, but
one that I was witness to
on a zoom call
when a young man who lost his partner
to cancer joined a group call but seemed
preoccupied with the magnitude of his loss and
the fact that he would soon be facing
his first holiday without his loved one.
And while he was sharing his thoughts
with the zoom group and his doubts
about joining the group on that evening -
he started to smile and most of us
could not figure out why until he
asked one of the group participants
about the 3 small stuff animals
that were barely visible behind her - in her shelve.
She said they were penguins, and
with a giant smile - he shared how him and his partner
called each other Penguins for
most of their time together,
and even had most family members
always get them penguins for
birthdays and holidays...
I am not sure if he realized it
when this happened, but
for me - It was clear!
This was the first time I had been witness
to a sign from our loved ones on Zoom.
For me, I felt the penguins were a sign from
his loved one that it was going to be OK, and
that he was at the right place and with
the right people in this group.
That's just my opinion"
"My husband past a few weeks ago..
after a 40 year marriage..on our anniversary.
I have been seeing flashing colors on my phone and
a rainbow in the sky at night.
The TV came on twice,
a door open and
insulation panel flew off the wall by itself..
he and I custom cut it and fitted in...
its almost impossible"
"I received a 911 text from my sister early on November 16th and
I knew someone had died...it was just a feeling.
It was my mom.
She was 93 and seemingly fine.She slowed down the past year but,
I knew she would outlive us all.
At 93 she looked 20 years younger and was lucid and sharp.
I was quite surprised.
So,my sisters and I took care of her, just the 3 of us and with COVID decided to have her life celebration at a later date after things settled down.
The next day I was in my bedroom opening a dresser drawer.
I opened the drawer with my left hand.
My iphone was in my right hand and my iphone was turned OFF.
Here’s what transpired and mind you I’m not overtly religious or,
I’m not embellishing what happened At All.
I open the drawer and say out loud,
”Mom,if there’s more to this you gotta send me something”.
My IPhone immediately goes on.
The album is “This is what you want,this is what you get”, by Public Image Ltd.,
of which I’m a big fan...The song was “Bad Life“. Needless to say...I nearly Sh$t.
I immediately called my sisters.
They freaked out.
There’s No Way I had my phone turned on.
It was OFF.
Could be a mere coincidence or ???? IDK.
"Does my mom love me and
is she watching me?
I lost my mom on Sep 9th because of covid and
I couldn’t go to her funeral bcoz of pandemic.
I want to know whether my mom is watching me and
does she still loves me and
does she have any message for me"
Mom passed away about 2 years ago, and
dad passed on a few years before that.
I still have not been able to give away or throw out their things,
and while the holidays are always a hard time for me,
I still treasure them because the whole family gets together
at our long time family home.
This year of COVID, that is not happening at all and
while I have still decorated the house like they would
want us to do, I was still having a hard time with the season.
So in an effort to keep occupied,
I started to collect some of their items I could donate to the
many families in need this holiday.
An hour after starting and stopping and with some tears en route,
I come across a purse she loved to take on her travels
and it still looked new so I was about to put in the donation box,
but something inside told me to search it first, and
I did, and then I found a sign from them that was loud and clear.
In one of the inside pockets, I found $200, and
I knew it was a message from them that I was doing
the right thing in looking to donate to all these
families facing a very tough Christmas,
so I used most of the money found to buy toys
for different local toy campaigns.
The isolation of these holidays may still be tough at times,
but this simple sign told me that all would be ok, and
that there will be many other christmas, but
this christmas we all have to take care of each other"
"The Motion Light"
Could not sleep, so got up very early at 5am and grabbed my tea.
I went into the den and pulled up all the blinds so
I could see the sunrise.
I passed right in front of the motion light by the sofa,
but for some reason, it did not turned on, and
I didn't think much about it, maybe it needed replacement.
Sitting and drinking my tea on an early Sunday
waiting for another christmas sunrise
and realizing how much I missed her, but
right at the moment when tears were starting to form,
the motion light which was at least 10 feet away from me,
and with no other motion near it,
I knew she was sending me a sign,
and the tears still came out, but
they were tears of joy
because she was sending me a sign
that she was ok"
"Walking Through a Door"
"My step-father passed away in October of 2019, my mother in June 2020.
After my mother passed my brother accused me of stealing all of her items and money.
I was the executor of her estate.
If you have been through this then you know it takes months if not years to settle a estate.
My mothers was very simple, pay a couple bills and wait. I was so upset and stressed over what my brother was putting me through so I no longer was able to talk with him.
After having a very long and rough day I went to bed,
I remember walking through a door and a long hall way with few curves,
I remember seeing flowers on the walls and pictures of stairs leading no where.
I believe I was looking for a certain room.
I walked in front of a door, stopped and decided to walk through the door.
Once I was in the room I saw my dad sitting against the wall in a chair you would have in a class room or a meeting room... He had his shoes on that he always wore,
the tan slacks and patterned shirt he liked.
He looked at me and I just starred at him,
he look over at my mother who was sitting against the other side of the wall and I looked the same direction and was only,
I feel like I was allowed to only see her legs and feet. Her legs were crossed and she was bouncing her foot that was crossed on her other leg.
I could not see her face, I did see her hands sitting in her lap.
Next thing I know I'm looking back at my dad and he looks and me, then looks at mom and says.. Oh oh Patsy, we have been busted....and he chuckles .
He then said to me " We will always be here for you "
Next thing I know I'm walking out of the room and I wake up..
I will never forget that. What I don't understand is why I was unable to see my mother's face....
I talked to both of them a lot, and I love knowing they are together now.
My mother missed him so much. I hope to see them again and talk with them..."
"I lost my father less then a week ago.
Every day since I smell smoke.
The only smoke smell it reminds me of is
when u blow a candle out.
Am I imagining it?"
"My Mom had passed from Congestive Heart Failure.
Just a couple of weeks after she passed I heard her voice in my ear
while standing at my kitchen sink, just like she was standing next to me....
she said, now I can be there anytime you need me.
I asked for a sign a couple of weeks later that she was ok.
I was in the shower and the lights flickered off and on.
I asked my husband if he did it and he said he was downstairs and no he didn't."
When my mother passed away
there was a red heart on the arm and
then gradually dissappeared!
After my dads sudden death, i consulted a medium.
She said my dad is giving me bouquet of white flowers.
At first i didn't think of it because my dad and I were both not so fond of flowers.
The next day, something was telling me to go to the shore to smell fresh air.
So we all went to the shore with the rest of my family.
We passed by a church and there i saw white flowers.
I thought that was the sign but on our way home, inside the car,
me, my mom and my sister smelled freshly picked flowers that lasted almost 1 minute.
We thanked dad for not leaving us. We miss him a lot. We know he is still with us.
He kept his promise that he will never leave us.
My dad was the kindest, most loving person i have ever known,
he loved us unconditionally. Love truly never dies.
"Knock On Front Door"
I was alone in a private house were my mom lived for 65 yrs.
I was waiting fir husband/clean out service.
On phone with cousin and said hold on hear knocking at front door.
No one there ! Said to my cousin on phone how strange.
Was def an aggressive knock 3/4 times.
I assumed it was my husband as parking is tough in Brooklyn and
bell sometimes doesn’t work.
Was a frustrating knocking sound.
Reading could mean such different things...
My mom had a dream about her dad who has passed away almost 7 yrs ago....
that he was in her craft room she's been setting up and
he had a pretty box and he handed it to her
with a picture of me in it - I was wondering what does that mean?"
"Did My Dying Father Visit Me When He Died?"
Early in the morning on the day my father died, around 3:00 AM, my husband woke me up.
He said I was screaming, attacking him, in my sleep. His cheek was bleeding.
This is not normal behavior for me. I never could go back to sleep.
As my day went on, I tried to reflect on what I was dreaming to make me behave that way.
The only thing I could remember was that someone was falling, and I was trying to grab them. This is all before I knew anything at all was wrong. Around lunchtime, a police officer came to my door to tell me they had been called by my dad's workplace to do a wellfare check on my dad when he failed to show up for work. The police found him dead, at his home, in bed.
They believe he had a heart attack. He had a history of heart issues and there was Nitroglycerin tablets found spilled out on his coffee table. They told me they estimated his time of death at being very early that morning. I am wondering if he was dying when I had my dream, or "nightmare". I am wondering if he was scared, as my dream was not a peaceful one.
He was only 62, lived alone, and had worked the day before. It was all very sudden.
Do you think my dream was a coincidence, or it meant something?
"I lost my Dad march 9, 2020, 3 weeks before my birthday.
My Dad was a good man, we didn't see eye to eye all the time and
in my older years we grew apart. 1 month prior to his death in february
he came to visit me and we had the best 2 hour talk over dinner and drinks.
A month later he was gone from a heart attack suddenly
on the golf course with no pre existing conditions.
After his funeral procession, I went to collect his personal effects from my step mom,
on the way home over the highway as I was driving
2 rainbows emerged together in unison over the horizon and
I just know it was him. I'm trying hard to cope still a year later"
"I was driving my husband to a dr.appointment yesterday,
when all of a sudden, I felt my son’s presence so strong in my car,
it made me very emotional, I had to focus to drive ,
it last 15-20 minutes,it will be 2 yrs since his death on April 14th,
I miss him every minute of every day "
My father passed away unexpectedly on 11/2020.
On the morning of I received a call from my grandmother.
I didn't answer right away because I was using the restroom
(lol, but this plays a role in my story I swear).
She left a voicemail, one that repeatedly plays in my head daily.
She was sobbing, gasping for air she said "Jordyn honey it's grandma,
I need you to call me back as soon as possible." I knew, instantly.
I was standing in my kitchen when I called her back,
she said "daddy passed away today."
I fell to the floor.. screaming "no no no" over and over.
Crying, shaking, wishing it wasn't real.
My boyfriend heard me and instantly ran out and grabbed me.
It was just as much a shock to him as it was to me.
I couldn't believe it, I didn't believe it.
So I called my mother, and told her I was coming over.
I showed up still shaking, frantic and in tears. I told her and she broke too.
In the days to come I had to prepare for his funeral, which was out of state.
I flew out to his home with my sister. I wrote my eulogy,
which I didn't think I would be able to read at his funeral.
After his funeral all my family went home and it was just me in my fathers home.
I was going through his belongings, finding that I wanted to keep for myself and
what I would donate to Veterans in need (my dad was a veteran so we knew
that's what he would want) I tried to remain happy while going through
the home my father had his last breath in. I played happy music,
tried on his clothes and just danced around.. until I came across
his toothbrush in his bathroom.. there was blood on it.
My father passed away in his bathroom
(which is ironic because I was in my bathroom when I found out he passed away).
Finally after a full 12 hours of no tears, I broke into a million pieces.
I was crying on his bathroom floor. The day my father passed away I logged into Facebook,
I never go on there but I needed to connect with family.
One of the first messages that popped up was from my father saying
"congratulations on coming out sweetie" with a rainbow emoji.
While I was sobbing in his bathroom I went back to reread that message,
just to return to crying more. As I lifted my head from my hands
to gasp for air I looked at the wall of his bathroom and saw a rainbow..
a perfect rainbow.
I felt as if I was being hugged with the tightest embrace from my father.
Then it hit me, he was with me.
He saw the toll his death was taking on me so he gave me a sign.
The day I left his house I had to say goodbye to where my father took his last breath.
I came home and in the days to follow I saw several rainbows,
right outside my bedroom window, while driving, everywhere.
I saw rainbows everywhere. The one piece of happiness that was keeping me going.
I decided to document it, every rainbow I saw whether it was my father,
the weather or just a coincidence. I knew that in that moment I fell to pieces
my dad was there to pick up some of the pieces
even if he wasn't physically here with me."
"After Daddy died 2/9/1995 2days later in my dreams ,
Moms Alzheimer’s came out 1 week later she died 12/1/199.
I was alone with both when passed, they did not die alone.
One nite before bed turn off tv and sat on chair to take shoes off.
Immediately heard like a slow scratch on top of 5ft cabinet I looked up, no cat up there, no fan, then all of a sudden a penny came off the top of counsel and landed 3 ft off on to floor.
Internally felt a weird feeling then out loud said hi Mom & Daddy,
I know when they are here.
Been startled/saw by cloud figure passed pass.
I look forward to their presence and say hi and
I love you both so much"
"Rainbow Over The House"
"I lost my husband and my step daughter and
I saw 2 rainbows and
a day or 2 after his passing
a rainbow appeared over the house"
"The Cell Phone"
"My deceased son's, (Alan) cell phone
reads "disabled" on screen (as we tried a no of passcodes, so disabled),
phone has no provider service But it rings/vibrates often.
Ring lasts a very long time. Sometimes loud ring, sometimes softer.
One evening cell rang, though very softly.
After it stopped I said aloud "Alan" that was a very soft ring.
In just few mnutes it began ringing loudly.
I have researched for an explanation; can find none."
My mom passed away two years ago.
My brothers didn’t tell me she was dying in hospital
until it was too late to get there and she had been in for weeks.
I felt something was wrong and was calling her.
I was hours away.
My mom and I had our worst fight in our lives together the last I saw her.
Actually we never fought.
I moved into the house she left me but I still can’t get rid of her stuff.
There had previously been a darkness in this house even when she was alive.
I couldn’t stay here long.
But I recently have been using sage and natural ways to get the energy positive and
I must say there is such a difference.
I’ve felt my moms presence and have been talking hoping she hears me and
apologizing for our rare fight and not getting there in time.
I just reconnected with my father after 25 years.
Our first time out doing something together we were shopping at Walmart
AND THERE WAS MY MOM! SHE WAS SICKLY BUT PHYSICALLY THERE WITH A CART!
MY FATHER SAID HE SAW SOMEONE WITH A BLUE COAT BUT IT WAS TOO THIN TO BE MY MOM, PLUS HE WAS FAR AWAY AND HE HADNT SEEN HER IN 25 YEARS AS WELL!
I asked him to walk by her but he wouldn’t.
I actually think she was my mom and too scared to admit it after talking with him later when I told him who it was. She had been very sick and was painfully thin her last couple years.
I walked by her a few times and her hair was the same in every way.
SHE EVEN HAD THE MARK ON HER FACE SHE GOT FROM SURGERY!
My dad and I stepped into another isle and just as fast as my unknown reason to walk over to that isle and saw her; I searched for her and she was gone.
I am going through yet another tragic but the most difficult time I’ve had to endure in 51 years and this ones with my youngest not yet teen son.
Was my mom there to tell me she’s there for me and loves me and
I’m doing the right thing in regards to my son or what?"
"I have had these 2 "postcards from heaven" from my dad who passed in 1973.
It's been very plain to me. The first time was 3 years ago.
Dad always told me I sing like an angel.8 loved to sing and he said that constantly.
He was always encouraging.
So when people who heard me sing told me that
they thought I sang like an angel and they said it just popped into their head
I knew it was Dad coming through to me. What a comfort.
The second time was two days ago.
A friend and indeed on Catalina Island for the day.
This is a place that has happy memories for me and Dad.
My friend turned to me and said Ready Freddy?
My jaw dropped and I asked her why she said that.
She said it just popped into her head.
Well my mom and dad always said Ready Freddy and then Ready Eddie
every time they left the house together. It was their thing.
My mom was named Frieda and dad called her Freddy.
I knew that was Dad again. I thanked him for his hello and presence."
"My mom passed away recently in November from pancreatic cancer.
The other day, April 21st, was my birthday so my husband
took me to buy me a charm for my bracelet.
I picked out the charm that I wanted and
then I decided I want two more so I noticed a heart shaped charm and
it was cheap so I purchased it not paying any attention to the details of the charm.
Surprisingly, when I got home I looked at the charm and noticed it had wings on it.
On one side it said “my angel” & on the other side it said “mom”
"Floating In The Air"
"My Mom & Stepdad passed on the same date 27th in the same year 2012, 8 months apart. My stepdad died in January and my Mom September. My Mom's birthday was in January and my stepdad birthday was in September This has never happen to me before. I was 58 years old when they passed. I was over all arrangement for both.
During their viewings at each service it was like a halo 3D vision over their eyes and they winked at me. My 7 year old granddaughter saw the same. I never said anything to anyone until she said papa wink at me. I thought I was losing my mind or over whelmed with grief until my grand daughter spoke.
As I was sleeping I saw my Mom floating in the air, smiling at me and this soft beautiful voice said death will come on the 27, it was the 25th of September. The voice was so sweet with tranquility and so peaceful that I did not want the voice to stop talking. The voice stated it twice. Death will come on the 27th. My Mom died September 27th at 6:30 p.m. My Mom had been in hospice for over 2 weeks. Doctors told my family my Mom will be gone in two or three days, this was the 10th of September She lived over 2 weeks. I got sick while being there with my Mom, went to hospital due to Afib & sent to my Mom's home to rest because I live in Texas and she lived in Memphis. The vision happen while I was sleeping on the couch in her home. "
"Tweed Bomber Jacket"
Three days after our son died ..I went for a walk with the dog ..
the Avenue is so quiet you can here a pin drop..
I was on the phone to our granddaughter..
for a few minutes while talking all thoughts of our son went out of my head ...
I just happened to turn round and I saw him as clear as day stooping and
opening my car then I heard the door click shut ..
He was a lot younger and had on his favourite tweed bomber jacket he had when he was 16
..I wasn’t frightened I couldn’t believe what I had just seen...
Unfortunately my family don’t believe it
they say it’s grief but I swear to god I saw him."
"Unwrapped Christmas Gifts"
"I watched my mom take her last breath 12/24/2020.
I didn't want to be in the room because I knew it would break me permanently but
I knew mom's biggest fear was passing without us there.
I held her hand as they woke her from sedation.
She had cancer and was bleeding internally...they intubated her and the bleeding couldn't be stopped. When she opened her eyes I could see the fear. She was fine before they intubated.
She looked at me and I began to sing to her, her favorite song that she always wanted me to sing.
I could see the tears well up in her big brown eyes.
She was scared but she knew.
They let us say goodbye before putting her back under.
Momma didnt get to tell us how she felt. She took her last breath at 1:27 pm.
My husband and I didn't want my dad (her husband of 23 years) to be alone that night
so we stayed at her house.
Walking in was hard, there were unwrapped christmas gifts on her couch.
I swallowed down my grief for my daddy.
Later that night I dreamed of her,
she was standing in her bedroom looking out of her window.
She stayed facing that window and said "look babygirl, look momma has her hair back".
I began to break down in the dream asking her How can I live without you momma?
How can I go on mommy I need you"
It was at that moment that mom was standing in front of me holding my face.
She said close your eyes baby girl. So I did.
She said no matter what I am always with you. I'm right here.
I felt her touch my chest right where my heart is. She then said. Now, I love you bye. I woke with the word by echoing so loudly, so loudly in my ears. I stared into the dark and burst into tears. Momma was gone. She was really gone. I want so deeply to believe that was my mom showing me what I never really believed in. That there is something after and that she is ok.
I still struggle everyday with her death. She was only 46. I'm 30.
I take comfort in that dream visit though.
She got to tell me what she wanted to but couldn't due to being intubated.
She has since visited both of my sisters. I love you Julie Ann. I miss you everyday.
I got her a tattoo on my thigh since.
"If there ever comes a day that we can't be together,
Keep me in your heart...I'll stay there forever."
"It was in June 19th 2021,
I over hear my niece talking with my Momma and she was upset,
saying she had a dream that this female who had curly hair was struck by a car,
she didn't see her face but it was someone in our family, My Brother passed away August 5th 2018, and everyone says they have dreamed of my brother one way or the other since he's been gone.
I on the other hand have not, God knows I wished I did but havent, being he was my best friend.He was my only brother whom I was with everyday of the week and
took care of him till he passed.
He made me promise that I wouldnt leave him to die alone so I fulfilled that promise and never left his side. On June 19th my niece has this dream, two days later I and at my brother's old house, getting ready to move in this coming month and was redoing the floors but it had gotten late, and at the time I had moved back home with parents till the house was ready and we were done working on it. So being my parents are elderly I try to come home at a decent hour because the dogs will bark and wake them up and then they have a hard time going back to sleep, and I have to hear it the next morning...
But on June 20th I lost track of time and it realized how late it was and had to go home and sneak in quietly, while doing so I dropped my phone in the kitchen and realized my camera was on because it flashed so I turned it off and went to bed..
The next morning I grab my phone and it on photos and I look at what was on my screen and it was a silloette of my brother leaning against the refrigerator with his hand in his pocket.
I panic'd and showed my mom and sister who were unsure at first but now believe it was him only because of what happened.
The following day we get a phone call and it's my nieces mother telling us that she was hit by a car crossing the busy road in the crosswalk by a woman who was going so fast she was flung over the car and on to the road. She literally had to crawl to the curb because on coming traffic was coming and could of hot her as well. My niece has curly hair and I believe my brother showed up on my phone to warn us.. "
"My Dad passed from Covid.
It was an error on a family member that assumed it was allergies.
They used his fax machine and was in his house for about 10 minutes.
A few days later Dad became ill.
I got him a covid test, he was retired and wasn’t around many people at all.
It came back positive. I was nervous because of his age.
5 days later he had trouble breathing. Mom called 911.
One week later he passed.
It’s been so hard to process this. My family is in shock.
My Mom also had it and thankfully had a mild case.
This has been a devastating blow to her.
He used to give me money sometimes, he was just that way.
He would always fold it and paperclip it.
One day, I was having a really bad day about his passing and
found a paperclip.
I knew it was him.
Love you Dad .. [❤] ️.. [💔] Miss you Forever."
"Why do I suddenly smell my dad's scent
years after he died"
"My grandma recently passed away,
I’ve been seeing cardinals and been getting random scents of a woman ,
last night I heard my dad crying over my grandma.
I woke up and stared directly at my door
when I saw a bright light flash
quickly on the photo I had of her on my shelf next to my crucifix.
I knew It was her visiting"
"My mom passed from an aneurysm after a traumatic brain injury in 2018.
Last night at approximately 12:20 am I was awakened in tears.
I had heard my mom singing a song she made up for me during bath times when I was little.
It was so distinct and so clear I get goosebumps typing this.
We lost my father-in-law just over a week ago and I don’t know if it’s all connected,
but this was one of a few things I have experienced since my mom passed.
Also about 6 months after she passed,
I was still struggling with my grief I had a similar experience where she whispered
“Ashley..., I love you.”
With that experience I would actually feel her whisper.
Here’s hoping this is her reminding me how strong our bond was/is."
Additional sites and resources, suggested by site-visitors, that deal with signs from our loved ones:
Neflix's "Surviving Death" Series - Episode 4
is about Signs and recommended by several My Grief Angels Community members.
Also, Episode 1 on "Near Death Experiences" and the favorite episode of most of the community members was Episode 5 on "Reincarnation".
The use of real case study, historical research and narration by professors and researchers made these episodes a good watch if you are interested in these topics"
http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/real_life/4636931/sally-woodmansee-talking-to-tony-letters.html - Comfort ... Sally Woodmansee gets letters from her late son Tony. Dead son told me heaven is colorful. Tony's letter to his grieving mother Sally Woodmansee "sent from above"
TONY ON GOD - “God is the whole light, the full sense of love and good in us all. Whether we hang on tightly to all that or let it slip away is our own decision. “God is not a person. Feel good about yourself and you’re feeling God. To give love and to feel love, to love yourself, is to love God. That’s all it takes.”
TONY ON HEAVEN / The Simple Philosophy of Heaven: The true story of the unbreakable bond between mother and son - “Once you have arrived, you go to communities that are full of people you will have been connected and familiar with on Earth — family, friends and faces you know that have at some time crossed paths with your life. “It all helps in the settling in process, especially if you are young and your life is cut short or even if your passing is sudden but you weren’t ready to leave the life you loved.. “Who we are spiritually creates our boundaries here and our journey through life and beyond the physical. It is how the life we lead on Earth reflects the life we continue with here and learning to improve who we are... to love each other, genuinely love each other. “It is not a saying, it is a doing.”
http://www.pbs.org/thisemotionallife/blogs/communicating-deceased - Communicating with the Diseased
http://www.oprah.com/spirit/Who-and-What-You-See-Before-You-Die - What We Can't Explain at the End of Life: Who and What You See Before You Die...Visions.
http://www.signsfromourlovedones.com/ - Signs From Our Loved Ones, is just that... the countless different ways in which our loved ones can and do connect with us through signs and messages
http://www.throughtheeyesofanother.com/articles/the-ten-most-common-signs-deceased-loved-ones-give-to-let-us-know-they-are-around.php - The Ten Most Common Signs Deceased Loved Ones Give to Let Us Know They Are Around
http://www.cnn.com/2010/LIVING/10/18/o.end.of.life/index.html - Do the dead greet the dying?
http://www.channelingerik.com/about/ - Erik Rune Medhus, my 20 year old son, took his own life on October 6, 2009. Since that sad and tragic day, an overwhelming sense of grief and despair propelled me into a search for answers.Through dreams, visitations and channeling, he describes what happens during the death process
If you would like to share signs you have experienced,
please include them in the form the top of this section and put Signs in the subject line - Thank You
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