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The Traffic Jam of Grief: How to Manage Slow, Frustrating Progress

I just want to be over it now. Can I please be over it now?

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Traffic jams give us a sense of powerlessness. We can neither move forward nor back. We are stuck right where we are, slowly inching forward when we’re moving at all.




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Crystal Jackson

Crystal Jackson

Former therapist. Author, Heart of Madison series. Poet.

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