Reluctantly Writing About Death

Struggling to Put Personal Memories on the Page

Holly Lyn Walrath
Nov 25, 2019 · 7 min read
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A year and a few months ago, my father died. Today, I signed a contract for a small poetry book on grief and dealing with my father’s death that is going to be translated into Italian and published in Italy. The world spins in weird ways, I guess.