Death of a Loved One: The Year of Firsts

This winter, my very close friend lost her mom. She and her siblings were very close to their mother and so the loss of her mother was significant. I knew the feeling of losing a parent. Going through the death of a parent is a difficult process, but I also knew that it wasn’t over.

Life in Death

Janie Brown is the Executive Director of the Callanish Society, a nonprofit organization she

Can Children Handle Death?

We want to protect our children, but if we don’t talk to them about death, are we hurting instead of helping?

Death and Food

From sin eaters to sharing food that is symbolic of the circle of life, eating together after a loss is a communal grief practice throughout time and culture.