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Resources for Grieving Parents


(From the perspective of having lost a child)

Kayak Morning by Roger Rosenblatt

Lament for a Son by Nicholas Wolterstorff

By Grief Transformed by Susan Olson

Falling Out of Time by David Grossman

When Death Takes Something From You Give it Back by Naja Marie Aidt

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell

(About grief in general)        

A Time to Grieve by Carol Staudacher

(About Jewish grief practices)

Mourning and Mitzvah by Anne Brener

Visual Art

Kathe Kollwitz 

Wayne Thiebaud             



Ordinary People

Support groups

Compassionate Friends

Our House


Legacy creation


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