Now that I've been through it, I can say it: I don't care what the listeners thought.
Well... at least it's not a top priority.
First and foremost, Good Grief is for me.Read More
In Episode 7, I write my estranged, dead father's wife a letter, but this wasn't my first attempt. Below is an edited version of an essay written in February 2016 laying out possible letters I could send her. Obviously, I never sent these.Read More
Grief ebbs and flows. It's not a simple step-system. First, capital-D Denial. Second, capital-A Anger. That's bullshit. You grieve not only the loss of the person, but the loss of the missed opportunities, the loss of resolution and closure. At least, that's what I grieve. My grief isn't conducive to the "Five Steps."Read More
A lot of people have told me that the tape that makes you cringe while listening is probably the best material to include.
While that's right, it doesn't make it easy to include.
Episode 4 is an embodiment of that.Read More
Catholicism is an important thread in the Mohawk tradition. Either you are Catholic or you're a traditionalist, or someone who goes to the Longhouse. I attended a Sunday mass while I was in Akwesasne, despite not being super religious.Read More
Episode 3 comes out on Monday (Happy first Monday of the month!!!), but it's been a pretty crazy month behind the scenes here at Good Grief because the media has found us!!!
Here's a roundup of where we've been mentioned so you know who to also put on your radar because all of these people are amazing.Read More