Penny Burke knew her mother was ready to move on from mourning the loss of her dad the day she discovered her mom’s red thong panties. Her mom’s journey inspired her and when she became friends with Joan Pearlstein Dunn whose mom was also widowed, they realized there were many stories to be told. Their book, From Granny Panties to Thongs, The Mourning After, tells the true heartfelt and moving stories of 12 women – some widowed in the 40s, others in their 70s, who rediscovered their sensual selves again and in many cases found another love. We cried and we laughed with them. A great book with insights on dating and moving forward after loss.
This book is a collection of true stories spoken from the hearts of widowed women. Each was eager to crack open the door to her private world, and allow us an entrance inside. Many of the ladies have never told these stories to anyone, including immediate family. Their individual reasons for wanting to contribute vary, but they all share a common thread... to empower other widowed women. They speak candidly about being the single one at the dinner table, their desire to date again, and even the first time between the sheets. This treasured book will offer insight to those who are curious about dating and moving forward. From Granny Panties to Thongs is the portable paperback cheer .