Hiking the Pack Line: Moving from Grief to a Joyful Life

ABOUT Bonnie Shapbell

Bonnie Shapbell
Bonnie Shapbell grew up in South Jersey in the 1950s. Her parents placed a high value on education and encouraged Bonnie and her older brother, Charles, to be independent and to think for themselves. After receiving a bachelor of science degree in mathematics, Bonnie became a software e More...


Before Bonnie Shapbell's husband died, he made her promise she would be OK. She kept that promise, rebuilding a joyful life without him while cherishing her memories. Now she offers a helping hand to those on similar journeys. Hiking the Pack Line provides practical advice and a workbook section for those who want to create -- or re-create -- lives that nourish them after devastating loss. Foreword by clinical psychologist and publisher Peggy Elam, Ph.D.