Overcoming the Grief in Newtown
As Newtown continues to live the nightmare from last Friday, many are asking what is next for these poor victims of such a horrible crime. Many are preparing a critical step in grief support which is commeration. Through funerals, memorials, outreach from the country and important recognition from the president, the community will be able to grieve and express their feelings. While this is far from the end of this nightmare and many tears are yet to fall, this is the beginning of a long journey of grief.
Wayne Drash from CNN, writes about the grieving process in Newtown and how people are trying to understand and commerate the deaths of so many innocent children and people in his article, “Candles and Tears: Portrait of a Grieving Town”
Please click here to read the article.
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