Category Archive: Death & Grieving

On Grieving, Part 6: “Better”

We are better people when we try to live up to the expectations of the dead. I am a better person than I was before my grief. Not faster or stronger, nor happier… Continue reading

On Grieving, Part 6 and a 1/2: On Dreaming

This one’s a little different. Two nights ago I dreamt of my Dad. This happens from time to time. It used to be more frequent, almost nightly. Night after night I would dream… Continue reading

I Was Not Prepared.

This is my fifth attempt to write this post. The more I try to succinctly capture my thoughts on death and grieving, the more disjointed and incoherent my writing becomes. Putting the experience… Continue reading