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64 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Grief

We think about grief a lot around here - we write about types of grief, grief theory, personal reflections, creative expression for coping with grief, practical ideas for managing grief, and on and on and on.  But there are some

64 MORE Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Grief

Back in October, I wrote a post of 64 things I wish someone had told me about grief.   I wrote it on a whim when I was having some writer's block, and never in a million years did we

You Died of an Overdose; You’re Remembered for a Million Other Things.

August 31st is Overdose Awareness Day. With overdoses going up year over year, it is easy to focus on the statistics. 71,999 overdose deaths in 2019 - we see the numbers everywhere. But those numbers, they are people. 71,999 people.

Five Things Pixar’s Coco Got Right About Grief

Now, we know we are a little late to the game on writing a post on Coco, seeing as it came out last November.  (To be fair, we did a podcast about it, but we won't hold it against you

64 Myths About Grief That Just Need To STOP

Grief myths . . . they drive me crazy.  There are just so many of them, they come out in so many ways, and they make our grief so much more difficult.  Friends and family have unrealistic expectations about what

64 Children’s Books About Death and Grief

When grief hits a family, children often become the focus - how to talk to them about death, how to recognize if they are grieving 'normally', how to create open communication and dialogue. etc.  When we ask adults what they

64 New Years Resolutions for Grievers

Like many, I have a love/hate relationship with New Year's resolutions.  On the one hand, they can be a great kick in the butt.  But on the other, they have the potential to make you feel like a total failure when

64 Tips for Coping with Grief at the Holidays

Once upon a time, I made this random list of 64 things I wish someone had told me about grief.  In response, our readers shared about a zillion things they would add to the list. With December upon us, we've

What’s Your Question: How Do I Find Support as a Grieving 20-Something?

It is (finally) time for another installment of What's Your Question, thanks to a question from new WYG reader, Lauren.  Lauren sent us the email below just the other day: Hello, I just stumbled upon your website and podcasts---so firstly, thank