All tagged coping

The Common Language of Grief

I had just returned from an extended and very much needed Easter/Passover break when there was a knock on the door of my office.

"B's mother passed away and this is the last day we can visit. Do you want to come with us?"

Love and Power

The way we respond in crisis has the opportunity to be powerful, if we hold on to love while doing so. It’s so easy to respond to the hatred around us with anger that gives rise to condemnation, that causes us to contemplate revenge. In spite of an ongoing commitment to nonviolence, a commitment to restoration, a commitment to love, practicing this is not easy.