Resources: Grief tending

Grief and love are sisters, woven together from the beginning. Their kinship reminds us that there is no love that does not contain loss and no loss that is not a reminder of the love we carry for what we once held close.”

 Francis Weller, from The Wild Edge of Sorrow: Rituals of Renewal and the Sacred Work of Grief
Grief Tending in CommunityCommunity spaces hosted by people who are apprenticing to grief in some way, acknowledging grief as a teacher, a doorway, a mystery.
Rebecca CardGrief Tending
Azul Valerie ThomeGrief Composting and Soul Apprenticeships
Death Cafe Movement'At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective is 'to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives'
Remembrance Day for Lost SpeciesRemembrance Day for Lost Species, November 30th, is a chance each year to explore the stories of species, cultures, lifeways and habitats driven extinct by unjust power structures and exploitation, past and ongoing.
Good Grief NetworkRecently established US Good Grief network focuses on grief and climate change, some meetings operating in the UK.
Books Francis Weller: The Wild Edge of Sorrow: Rituals of Renewal and the Sacred Work of Grief