​​​​Melissa Gould​​


Melissa Gould has been writing about her widow experience since losing her beloved husband to Multiple Sclerosis and West Nile Virus in 2013.  She doesn't "look" like a widow (too young) or "act" like a widow (she found love again) but she feels like a widow... which is what makes her widow...ish

Her essays can be found in The New York Times, TheLos Angeles Times, The Washington Post, Huffington Post, AARP, and more.  You can find her on Facebook, Twitter,  and Instagram too.


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Read Melissa's latest essay in The New York Times right here.