Memories and Fantasies

It is interesting to think about the ways in which we grieve, offer support to those in grief and talk about our own experience.  What I mean by this is that we really allow our culture to decide for us how to experience grief, our own or someone else’s.  Our culture...

A Moment of Joy

Death is permanent.  Hopelessness is temporary. (David Kessler, 2020) When I heard David Kessler say this at a conference in Portland last month it really sunk in and chipped at the edges of my broken heart. Within a few months of losing Marley and my dad, my family...