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The grief that keeps on giving

These episodes don’t happen very often anymore, more than a year and a half after losing Mom. But the grief is always there, gently submerged, biding its time.

Three months later, some wise words from Stephen Colbert are hoping me cope with loss.

Stephen Colbert, Grief Therapist

“I’ve always liked that phrase ‘He was visited by grief,'” says Stephen Colbert. “Grief is its own thing. It’s not like it’s in me and I’m going to deal with it. It’s a thing, and you have to be okay with its presence.”