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Nick Cave's chosen "sad poem of loss": "The Widower in the Country" by Les Murray
The Tobacconist by Robert Seethaler: a haunting tale of friendship in Nazi-occupied Vienna
On going about your own life when a loved one is suffering: W. H. Auden’s “Musée des Beaux Arts”
Poetry for Letting Go: In Blackwater Woods by Mary Oliver
Taking inventory of your life after loss and heartbreak with Poorna Bell's In Search of Silence
Cutting for Stone is a book I should have read years ago
The Salt Path by Raynor Winn: finding strength and facing illness with a 630-mile hike