May 9 2016

By: Jackie Hook
Monday, May 9, 2016

How often do you hear people use the word mourning these days?  In his book, Immortality, Milan Kundera writes that backroads disappeared from our souls before they disappeared from the landscape.  I think the same is true of mourning; it disappeared from our souls before it disappeared from our vocabulary.  The American culture is known as mourning avoidant.  I feel passionately about encouraging others to take their grief and express it in healthy ways.

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