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Category Archive for: ‘Grief and Loss’

Grief and Loss: Tides of Time

From the other chair it was so easy to see the ebb and flow of her emotions; easy to see, but never easy to watch.  She described some days like being in a tsunami over taken by the waves, thrashing to and fro, feeling no solid footing, and unable to even grasp hold of something stable.  “When the emotions hit, there …

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Grief, Loss, and Hope

The 5 Stages of Grief from the popular TV series Monk is humorous, but actually experiencing grief and loss is not a laughing matter. The stages, though not really stages as though you hop from one to the next, of grief and loss are more like a rollercoaster of emotions.  “The first couple of days the pain was unbearable.  I’ve never …

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