Grieving the death of a person close to you often involves very painful feelings. Waves of grief may come and go over months or years. Sometimes, it may feel like the pain will never end. But most people find that the intensity of grief lessens over the course of a year or more. As hard as it may seem, people find ways to adjust to life without the person they lost. Although working through ...
process of adjusting and lettinggo. Grief after long illness The grief experience may be different when the loss occurs after a long illness rather than suddenly. When someone is terminally ill, family, friends, and even the patient might start to grieve in response to the expectation of death. This is a normal response called anticipatory grief.
Finding A Friend in Grief. Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief. ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero. A reader writes: Marty, I just wanted to write and thank you for your Grief Healing Discussion Groups website. It's been 6 months since I lost my horse, Domino.
The ritual is designed to help us clear any obstacles so that we may attain a more perfect harmony with ourselves and the spiritual realm. Fire allows for rapid transformation. It provides the avenue to let go of the old story and drama, to transform, to renew and to be reborn. – Dr. Alberto Villoldo