Grief Support Library

Grief Support Articles

Emotional Aspects of Cremation

Grief: The First Week, Month, Year

How Can I Help? What to Ask for When You're Grieving

Making Prearrangements - Why Does It Feel Strange?

Marking Milestones

The Food Ritual

The Grieving Child: Part I

The Grieving Child: Part II

The Ripple Effect

Ask the Experts

Grief Years Later

How Can I Find the Words?

Husband Lost Best Friend and Employee

I Lost My Brother

I'm Less Patient! What's Wrong with Me?

Michael's Memory

Returning to Work: Part II

Should I Send a Thank-You Card to Everybody?

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One wave, a deep-sea monster cresting about five or six feet above the water's surface, caught me by surprise and pulled me under. I was sucked into the undertow. Every time I tried to surface for air, the wave sucked me back under it. I tried to fight my way to the top as my lungs screamed for air. I tried everything I had learned in all my years of swimming, but nothing worked. I couldn't get to the surface.

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