What's Your Question?

When Your Best Friend Dies

We got an email last week from someone who lost a friend.  Not just any friend, her best friend.  The kind of friend that is family.  You know the kind of friend I mean.  Here is a little clip from her email: I have had a terrible time finding anything online about losing your best friend. She was …

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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 you! I was researching grief triggers and coping with them when I found the podcast …

What’s Your Question: Should Children Attend Funerals?

I was talking some friends a while back about when they went to their first funeral (that’s what you get when you hang out with a gal who writes a grief blog).  It was prompted by a conversation in which a friend mentioned that he was not “invited” to attend his grandmother’s funeral when he …

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What’s Your Question: Coping When Funerals Bring Up Old Losses

We posted recently about remembering loved ones at weddings and we got a great comment asking us to post about funerals.  The comment went like this: how ’bout a post about how to cope with a funeral? Every time I go to a funeral I feel guilty because I feel like I’m really grieving for …

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Grief Questions and Queries: You searched. We responded.

So, I don’t know how many of you out there understand the inner-workings of the Internet. In summary: it’s complicated. When Litsa and I set out to create this blog we knew nothing and to this day it’s a game of trial and error. We get by. Anyhow, one of the fun parts of having …

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What Your Question: is it wrong not to have a funeral?

Back in September we started a ‘What’s Your Question’ series here on What’s Your Grief.  To those of you who have been waiting with bated breath for the next installment, the day has finally arrived . . . four months later.  Better late than never, right?   To be fair, many of your questions come in …


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