When My Friend Died, She Gave Me a Gift, That Changed My Life

Recently, I lost my voice. I was left speechless with grief. But the person dying helped me find my voice and gave me courage to face my own mortality and the rest of my life. A good friend was diagnosed with terminal cancer and told she did not have long to live. The world became a smaller place. It had to because there was too much going on. When loss and grief are happening, we can only cope with so much. I noticed that my language changed. There was less of it, less talking with others and with myself […]

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