grief

Navigating Together: A Virtual Grief Retreat (via Zoom)

NAVIGATING TOGETHER: A VIRTUAL GRIEF RETREAT (via Zoom) Facilitator: Jean Pagliaro Registration deadline: February 19 Grieving the death of a

  • 02/19/2021
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VIEW: Ellie Krug, “Trash”

I spent several hours reading the notecards and remembering what it was like to be loved unconditionally.

  • 01/10/2021
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Eating Alone

One afternoon, pre-pandemic, I was searching for the courage to get divorced and drove alone to a small restaurant about

  • 01/01/2021
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Being Away From Ailing Loved Ones

I asked Jane Whitlock, an end-of-life doula who has led workshops for Minnesota Women’s Press, to offer suggestions on how families can grieve physical separation from loved ones.

  • 04/10/2020
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Eat, Play, Love: My Journey with Grief

There was a time when I knew what life was all about. I knew up from down, left from right,

  • 04/01/2019

Being small

Whether we choose the path of faith, skepticism, or a uniquely understood spiritual connection to all the atoms in the universe, we must treat each other gently, as if we were specks of dust – because we are.

  • 02/01/2017

Surviving suicide loss

We don’t expect anyone to fix it, because they can’t. It’s very powerful just to know that they are there.

  • 10/01/2016
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Her singing eases funeral pain

“There are funerals where they bring out a boombox and it’s so impersonal. It doesn’t honor or celebrate the person,

  • 07/01/2015

Connecting through grief

“Holding out the hand of friendship in the midst of our pain, that’s the real definition of humanity, of being on the planet together.”-

  • 11/02/2012

Uncommon loss

The Minnesota Women’s Press talked to three mothers and several people who work with bereaved parents. These are their stories.

  • 11/02/2008