Monthly Archives: September 2013

What is grief?

Wikipedia calls grief “….a multi-faceted response to loss, particularly to the loss of someone or something to which a bond was formed.” Mirriam-Webster defines grief as deep sadness caused especially by someone’s death. The Mayo Clinic offers a 245-word article, … Continue reading

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Grief (reading) takes a holiday

Over the last several months I’ve read several grief narratives–memoirs mostly. ¬†Actually this whole year has been devoted to reading grief, and of course writing grief. ¬†Not all these books are necessarily classified as “grief memoirs” but I wanted to … Continue reading

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