These deaths’ inevitable companion is grief, but the turmoil of the pandemic is altering and interrupting the normal course of mourning.
Dealing with Grief
There's so much loss this year, so much for which to grieve. The loss of a normal work environment. The loss of tens of millions of jobs. The loss of mundane entertainment, like going to the movies and eating out. The loss of family traditions, birthday celebrations, graduations, weddings, and funerals. And the death of more than 200,000 Americans due to COVID-19. Here are some stories to help alleviate the pain.