Ordinary grace

A review of Catherine Abbey Hodges

The reversals in this book aren’t easy. There is nothing sentimental or giddy about them. They are real. They are ordinary.


Grief Is the Thing with Feathers, by Max Porter

Max Porter’s debut novel, which hovers between poetry and prose, illustrates the ways in which grief can be simultaneously violent and gentle.


Graphic grief

A review of Tom Hart

We grieve always alone while at the same time needing community. Surely there is a role for the church in this paradox.


Dying faithfully

A review of Marilyn Chandler McEntyre

Whether we're dying or living with grief, there are faithful ways to do so. Marilyn Chandler McEntyre points us in the right direction.