Grief is a common human experience, but our experience with it is anything but common.
There are probably thousands of posts, poems, writings, and articles on the internet concerning the experience of bereavement. Here are a few that I thought were especially helpful and encouraging. Some I simply resonated with, some brought a new thought or idea to my heart. I will add to this page from time to time when I find something I believe is helpful.
When the Holidays Aren’t Jolly – Paul O’Rear
Acquainted With Grief – Oswald Chambers
Comfort in Any Season – Phil Ware
The After-Loss Credo – Barbara Hills LesStrang
Preparing for the Holidays – Randy Becton
Thoughts on Death – Thomas a Kempis
Grieving is Personal – Bonnie
Crying for Health – Emily Long
How I Learned the Secret Rule of Grief – Sheila M. Trask
There is much much more… I hope this selection might be of some encouragement. Here is a post listing books on grief for your Kindle:
Thanks for reading, John