Tag Archives: grieving

It’s the freakiest show

No matter  how much we know about human behaviour, there is still a lot to learn. No one can comprehensively explain why we do big group griefs over the deaths of celebrities who take up very little of our thoughts … Continue reading

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A Remembering Service Talk

When the programme finished, I was about to hoist myself from the chair and bid this happy trio a warm adieu when the door opened and Mrs Smith came in with a tray of tea things and a plate of … Continue reading

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“Hi, I’ve heard your news….”

There are few things more heartbreaking than meeting with people who have just been told their adult child is dead.  There is heartbreak in dealing with a congregation whose children grew up with him and who are friends with the parents. … Continue reading

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