Poetry and Prose for Grieving and Celebrating the Love of Your Life
Includes poetry and prose by such acclaimed writers as Joyce Carol Oates, Mary Oliver, David Whyte, Joan Didion, Donald Hall, and C.S. Lewis
Created by an author who, when faced with her husband’s death, found the understanding and comfort she needed in these writings
Offers readers empathy and, in the words of Donald Hall, “not release from grief, but companionship in grief”
An ideal gift for anyone wanting to support a mourning friend
Barbara Abercrombie: Barbara Abercrombie has published fifteen books, including Courage & Craft: Writing Your Life into Story and A Year of Writing Dangerously: 365 Days of Inspiration and Encouragement. She teaches in the Writer’s Program at UCLA Extension and lives in Los Angeles and Lake Arrowhead, California.