The ‘grief window’ and other myths…

The ‘grief window’ and other myths…

I’m 37-years-old now and I can see that was as impossible as raising my mum from the ground (or, more accurately, gathering up her ashes and gluing her whole again.) Would I go back and tell the younger version of myself to stop seeking a happiness she was never going...
I can quit you, baby

I can quit you, baby

I am trying to disabuse myself of the false notion that I can anticipate everyone’s needs and, thereby, prevent suffering. I don’t know when and where along the winding way of my life I decided that I, Courtney Martin, had the all-knowing power to detect other...