Lynda Cheldelin Fell

“MOVING . . . We learn from stories throughout life. In Grief Diaries, the stories are not only moving but often provide a rich background for any mourner to find a gem of insight that can be used in coping with loss. Reread each story with pen in hand and you will find many that are just right for you.”  -DR. LOUIS LAGRAND, Author of Healing Grief, Finding Peace

Lynda Cheldelin Fell is an award-winning and international bestselling author of 18 books, and creator of Grief Diaries, the popular 5-star book series featuring poignant true stories about real life experiences. A passionate advocate dedicated to raising awareness about relevant societal topics, and healing hearts along the way, Lynda has interviewed notable newsmakers, earned multiple awards, and received standing ovations for her national speeches on healing and hope. An emotional healing expert, she is considered a pioneering visionary with a passion for producing trailblazing projects that create a legacy of help, healing and hope around the world.

“INSPIRATIONAL . . . By sharing stories, readers will find inspiration and a renewed sense of comfort as they move through their own journey.”  -CANDACE LIGHTNER, Founder of Mothers Against Drunk Driving​

“BRAVE . . . The brave individuals who share their truth in this book do it for the benefit of all who are seeking to know the inner world of this devastating and difficult to treat illness.”  -CAROLYN COSTIN - Founder, Monte Nido Treatment Centers

"INTREGRITY . . .When I think of Lynda Cheldelin Fell the first words that pop into my head are kind, empathetic and determined. She is fiercely professional and she interviews with charm and integrity."  -CAROL SCIBELLI, Award winning playwright, comedian & author​

"A PIONEER . . .You are a pioneer in this field and you are breaking the trail for others to find hope and healing."   -KRISTI SMITH, International Speaker & Bestselling Author

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"PASSIONATE . . .Talking with you was a true pleasure. There were moments when I forgot anyone else might be listening, and it was just you and I talking about a subject we are both passionate about."  -RICHARD LEIGH, 3-Time Grammy Award Winning Songwriter, Country Music Hall of Fame, Song of the Century

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“A FORCE . . .The writers of this project, the Grief Diaries anthology series, are a force to be reckoned with. I’m betting we will be agents of great change.” -MARY LEE ROBINSON, Author and Founder of Set an Extra Plate initiative

Healing hearts by sharing journeys.

"DEEPLY INTIMATE . . . Grief Diaries is a deeply intimate, authentic collection of narratives that speak to the powerful, often ambiguous, and wide spectrum of emotions that arise from loss. I so appreciate the vulnerability and truth embedded in these stories."  -DR. ERICA GOLDBLATT HYATT, Chair of Psychology, Bryn Athyn College

“WONDERFUL . . .Grief Diaries is a wonderful computation of stories written by the best of experts, the bereaved themselves. Thank you for building awareness about a topic so near and dear to my heart.”  -DR. HEIDI HORSLEY, Adjunct Professor, School of Social Work, Columbia University, Author, Co-Founder of Open to Hope Organization

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"STUNNING . . . Grief Diaries treats the reader to a rare combination of candor and fragility through the eyes of the bereaved. Delving into the deepest recesses of the heartbroken, the reader easily identifies with the diverse collection of stories and richly colored threads of profound love that create a stunning read full of comfort and hope."  -DR. GLORIA HORSLEY, Founder & President of Open to Hope Foundation

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"INSPIRATIONAL . . .Lynda - where do I start?  wow wow wow... I am on fire.  So inspirational!"  -SKIP FRANKLIN, Black Train 27 Entertainment

"CRITICALLY IMPORTANT . . .  I want to say to Lynda that what you're doing is so critically important."   -DR. BERNICE A. KING, Daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr​​​

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