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Wouldn't it be nice if grief came with a compass, map, or a set of travel guides? The fact is, there are tons of books and resources people can turn to, but it is hard to know which ones are right for you.  

Because the currents of grief are constantly changing, I cannot predict at any particular moment what kinds of resources you will need.  However, the following articles, although not a substitute for personal therapy, may offer some insight into the journey ahead.