Growing Grief
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Growing Grief

A Tale of Two Hospices Deaths at Home

I was there when my dad died and later when my brother died

Photo by Bret Kavanaugh on Unsplash

I have been present at the moment of death twice in my life. First, eight years ago for my dad and again two months ago for my brother. Both were cancer deaths, both were at home under hospice care, but each was a very different picture of grief and that’s okay.

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Mary DeVries

Mary DeVries

The older I get, the less I know. That won’t stop me from writing about everything and anything under the sun. Join me in delighting and despairing about life.