Category Archives: Grief

The Physical Pain of Grief…

Definition of pain (n) Bing Dictionary pain [ payn ] unpleasant physical sensation: the acutely unpleasant physical discomfort experienced by somebody who is violently struck, injured, or ill feeling of discomfort: a sensation of pain in a particular part of … Continue reading

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The *How* of Grief….

Definition of emotion (n) Bing Dictionary e·mo·tion [ i mṓsh’n ] heightened feeling: a strong feeling about somebody or something agitation caused by strong feelings: agitation or disturbance caused by strong feelings As I’ve said before, grief effects us each differently based on … Continue reading

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Translating: “Normal” Grief – Part I

nor·mal   adjective 1.   conforming to the standard or the common type; usual; not abnormal; regular; natural. [This definition is from Hmmm…’Conforming to the standard’?  ‘Common type?  Usual?  In relation to grief?  Nope.  Grief is at times messy, chaotic, overwhelming, enlightening, educational, relieving, painful, etc. etc. etc.  There is nothing standard … Continue reading

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