On Death, Grief and My Mental Health

Content Warning – This post talks about heavy topics like death, grief, burnout and mental health.

Anyone who’s gotten over a heartbreak or a bereavement knows that there aren’t five stages of grief you pass through like they were five whistlestop towns on the train route. You are more this way one day and more that way the other, looping and regressing, and maybe building reconciliation or acceptance like a log cabin while living in sorrow, rather than sliding into it like you were stealing third base.

Rebecca Solnit, Slow Change Can Be Radical Change

H/T to Kottke for sharing this on his blog.

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