Posts Tagged ‘death’

Where does the time go?

Yesterday marked four months since Hugo’s death. Four months! I was shocked when I added it up. It’s a strange paradox of the intervening time feeling like it has gone really quickly and feeling like yesterday, yet it feeling like so long ago too. A different lifetime. Sometimes I have to really think about whether […] Read more…

The Lexicon of Death

Our culture struggles to deal with death. Many of us are unwilling to accept the inevitable will happen to us all, and to those we love sooner or hopefully later. We equip ourselves with an array of euphemisms to help us skirt around the subject – ‘passed away’, ‘gone’, ‘at peace’ and ‘departed’ are just […] Read more…

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