Just a few days after Iman spoke out for the first time since David Bowie's tragic death, the singer's widow has opened up to her fans for the second time.

The 60-year-old supermodel took to Instagram on Wednesday, Feb. 10 to share another emotional memo, which read "Each tear is a poet, a healer, a teacher," with her more than 360,000 followers.

View this post on Instagram


A post shared by IMAN (@the_real_iman) on

David sadly passed away age at 69 on Sunday, Jan. 10 after an 18-month battle with liver cancer. Following his death, a friend close to Iman revealed she is "holding up" in the wake of her husband's passing.

RELATED: Iman Speaks Out for First Time Since David Bowie's Death — See What She Said!

"She's fine. We're fine. We're holding up. It comes in waves, you know. He's a great loss — not just a loss as an artist, but as a human," Iman's longtime pal Bethann Hardison said in a previous interview. David and Iman married in June 1992 and are parents to a 15-year-old daughter, Alexandria Jones.