A light on the shadows of grief

A multi-coloured pen, a book, and an odd feeling of discomfort. … The shadows of grief that can dim our days, and thoughts on how to brighten them. 


A story that is sad but true: The painful path of the bereaved parent

This is a abbreviated version of an article I wrote several years ago, that’s just been published in Compassion, the quarterly newsletter of The Compassionate Friends. I’ve mentioned before about therapeutic writing. I find that writing is a way of processing emotions; reading back over what you have written earlier can actually be encouraging because you might find that…