“Joy Reclaimed” in Always with Me, ed. Donna McCart Sharkey, 2018. Essay in Dear Me: The Mother Letters, ed. Dianne Young, 2021.
Give sorrow words; the grief that does not speak Whispers the o’erfrought heart and bids it break. Shakespeare (Macbeth) Long before Shakespeare, poems about grief have relieved aching hearts. In our time, experimenters using poetry and journaling as therapy with … Read More