Latest news: Retreats and other updates

Still space on this weekend event. A complete of our forthcoming Living with Loss retreats are listed on this page. But briefly: New event! A weekend non-residential Living with Loss Workshop on 29 and 30th June, at the Dell Centre in St Giles Church, Park Lane, Ashtead, Surrey KT21 1RT. It’s just £60 for the…

Retreat pictures

Our Living with Loss retreat at Lee Abbey in Devon finished yesterday. It is a bit hard to explain the journey we go on together, as we look at the sadness and confusion that has accompanied the losses in our lives,  yet also – hopefully – gain a bit more hope for our journey ahead.…

The pausing of grief

I wrote about the relentless waves of grief in my book, but as ever, there is another side. Waves move incessantly, but they not only push forward, but sometimes they draw back. Sometimes the wind and unseen forces drive the waves so they crash  loudly foaming on the shore. Other times they arrive at the…