A note on Covid-19 from Joan Hitchens, Navigating Grief.
Grief, the response to loss, arises with a threat – a fear. In bereavement, the period after a death, it shows up most usually as intense sadness and emptiness. It is profound pain of sorrow, of missing. At death, the threat has been realized in the actual separation from your loved one – your loss of this person, the relationship, a future, and more.Read more