Have you ever noticed the ease of getting carried away with a song? Lyrics and melodies that speak straight to your soul. Musical stories that feel like they were written directly for you. I’ve compiled my favorite songs that speak to my grief and loss. Some bring tears, some inspiration, some hope.
Enjoy listening, friends.
Lauren Alaina – The Other Side (Official Lyric Video)
Chris Young – Drowning (Official Video)
Dani and Lizzy – Dancing in the Sky
Ed Sheeran – Supermarket Flowers (Music Video)
Cole Swindell – You Should Be Here (Official Music Video)
Brad Paisley – When I Get Where I’m Going ft. Dolly Parton (Official Video)
Maroon 5 – Memories (Official Video)
Andra Day – Rise Up [Official Music Video] [Inspiration Version]
Lauren Daigle – You Say (Official Music Video)
Britt Nicole – The Sun Is Rising
Pentatonix – Hallelujah – [OFFICIAL VIDEO]
Carrie Underwood – See You Again (Official Video)
Lewis Capaldi – Someone You Loved
MercyMe – I Can Only Imagine (Official Music Video)
Rascal Flatts – Stand
And the final song, a song my sister sent me after our mother passed. I pray you all have a “soldier” in your life too! Someone to walk beside you through the journey of grief. xox
Gavin DeGraw – Soldier
A thirty-something wife, mother and educator who has Indiana roots and a passionate spirit. Chelsea is a sappy romantic, coffee junkie, book collector, and person who wears her heart on her sleeve. She’s sarcastic, full of jokes, full of tears, and enjoys writing most when life gets messy or complicated. In 2017, Chelsea's mother passed away. Through her grief journey, she decided to take her mother’s advice and share her writing with the world. One day she gained the courage to honor her mother's wishes and write. It turned out to be one of the best decisions she's ever made.