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Twenty Kids And Grief Absorption

December 15th, 2012 · 2 Comments · relationships, spirituality & religion

“Can you imagine Alayna and Jeremiah being gunned down at school?” Thor said last night. We were sitting pressed together on the couch. He was referring to our friends next door, 8 and 10. We had just watched the tape of President Obama’s speech on the Newtown shootings. I


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Grief And My Sacred Corner

June 13th, 2011 · 5 Comments · relationships, spirituality & religion

I was walking down 12th street in Salem last week when one of the waves hit me, and out of the blue I was crying. I kept walking, pretending all was well, masking the grief even as I welcomed it. Crying lets me feel closer to my mother, who died on March 21. What triggered [...]


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