How do you cope on the anniversary of your loved one’s death?

We are all so different, aren’t we? We have different likes and dislikes, different personalities, different life stories, and the circumstances of our bereavement are all different too. As someone wisely said, Your grief is as unique as your fingerprint Some people try to ignore the dates on the calendar that are such painful reminders…

The poetry of grief: “For Grief”

There is so much quiet wisdom in the beautiful poems of Celtic poet and philosopher, John O’Donohue. As you read this, notice the phrases that might well be part of your own grief journey: “weary with loss” “Silence of absence” “ambushed by grief” How true that we can “learn acquaintance with the invisible form of…