Tag Archives: grief

Suicide Awareness

September is suicide prevention awareness month. It’s not the easiest thing to be aware of…but we have to change that. We really do. I’ve known two people that have killed themselves. One was the 19 year old son of a … Continue reading

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The Creative Ache in Grief

When I grieve, I shut down. Most of the time I won’t let myself cry in front of anyone else. I’m just trying to hold it together. I couldn’t speak to anyone without fear of crying. My creative spark shut … Continue reading

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On Grief…with Thanks

Grief leaves you with puffy red eyes that you cannot hide. Grief makes you hear and see things that aren’t there. Grief weighs you down like a lead-lined blanket. Grief makes you endlessly tired but unable to sleep. Grief takes … Continue reading

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