Meditations on Grief

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The thing about it is that it colors everything. It seems impossible to live in — suffocating, grasping. And to step out of it, to try and live, feels like climbing over the bones of everything lost. It feels like betrayal — and all the worse because it’s necessary.

Right now my daughter is in the hospital. Last night I was talking to her, spending some time tucked in next to her. I was telling her about my stupid dating…

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Saipanhayden

Saipanhayden

I am an intervention coordinator at a large Title 1 middle school. I care deeply about people and I like to find solutions if I can. Life is hard. Let's be kind