Growing Grief
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Growing Grief

Stories of Death from the Grave Side

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I sat by the hole in the ground where the gravediggers had temporarily buried themselves up to their necks as they threw spadefuls of dirt onto a growing heap by the graveside. I noticed a toad and a little lizard way deep in the hole, skirting around the gravediggers’ feet, struggling to come out. The toad leaped in feeble attempts at the wet earth at the bottom of the pit while the lizard crawled desperately, each time…

A place to read and share stories of death and dying. Growing through the grief that comes before, during and after death

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