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*VIRTUAL* Author Talk: Claire Willis, Opening to Grief

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Virtual Event

All of us, at some time, experience heartbreaking loss. Alone, shocked, and confused, we are no longer tethered to the life we had, and do not yet recognize a new landscape for our days. Opening to Grief: Finding Your Way From Loss to Peace is a guide to this tender time.

With the demeanor and tone of a loving friend, the book rebuts a prevailing idea that grief moves in stages, and instead offers intimacy and an invitation to turn toward and be with all the emotions and sensations that arise, however long grieving takes and in whatever ways are most healing for you. If you open to any page, you’ll enter the book’s uplifting flow and know that you’re not alone on your journey to wholeness.

Claire B. Willis is also the author of Lasting Words: A Guide to Finding Meaning Toward the Close of Life.


To keep our community safe, our events are now being held online. Please register at least 60 minutes in advance to receive the login info needed to join the event. Your Zoom link and Zoom phone numbers (for those calling in) will be in your email confirmation.

Please note that this event will be recorded and posted on Mission Hospice’s YouTube channel. If you do not wish your image to appear, please turn off your camera while attending.

Contact Susan at 650.532.2396 with questions.


January 28
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Susan Barber

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