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In studying death and dying in college, I was taught that a good counselor does not use his or her own story as an aid in counseling the bereaved.   1,646 more words


Prayers, Poems and Affirmations Unhinged

What exactly is community arts? Artworks, a contemporary art magazine defines it like this: “Arts practice and creative expression are at the heart of a community’s vitality. 322 more words

10 A.D.

It’s coming, I can just see it around the corner of my mind. It’s not so much seeing as knowing. I can’t bear the thought of seeing it full on. 214 more words

Mr Perfect

A Child's Grief

I didn’t cry when you died in that fire,
you and your sisters and brother.
I didn’t cry when we saw the images on the news – 316 more words

We Are Lost

So much changed when Jason died. My sense of connected-ness to my life, to people that I knew and thought were my friends, to God, to my faith, to my family, to a church and to a place to call home. 1,747 more words

Death Of A Child

What Disney's Inside Out taught me about grief and loss

I recently took my daughter, age 12, to watch Inside Out. It was a rare day that we had alone and I felt it would be a poignant film to see together. 997 more words


Sung to sleep

Yesterday was two years since Ava passed away… 2 years!   Time goes by so quickly and it’s a little tough because the memories fade, but the ache our hearts isn’t going away.   551 more words