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The Risk of Suicide in Children Who Lose a Parent to Suicide

As I sat on the couch staring at the floorboards in my living room, my chest burning with grief, and my eyes red from crying, … 634 more words

On Children and Grief

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As usual, it’s been a minute since I have posted.  I could tell you any number of excuses why, but, I’ll spare you and just thank you for reading today. 614 more words


The Grieving Child: More and More Questions

It’s been over five years since my husband took his own life. In harsher terms: since he put a gun to his temple. Sometimes I feel like when we say things like, “passed away” or “took his own life” or similar, we are smoothing over the violent edges of what really happened. 1,258 more words