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Some assumptions about grief

The experience of grief is unique for each of us. While we can make some general assumptions, there’s no template that describes the experience for everyone. Grief is cumulative. That is, each time loss is grieved, the grief encompasses the lifetime of loss and the remnants of each experience. Grief following a significant loss is […]

Healing Grief Circle

My experience of circle comes from our Healing Grief Circle and fuels the work of growing and spreading circles as much as possible. It was our first gathering, and attending were two bereaved mothers, both of whom had experienced the loss of their young adult child by suicide. Ironically, the two women were also neighbors, […]