Tragedy in Meron – coping with external grief

grief

A response to tragedy and grief.I feel like I need to share some of my thoughts after this devastating tragedy that occurred on Lag B’Omer on Thursday night. First, a little history about why Lag B’Omer is a holiday for the Jewish people, and not just a holiday, but a spiritual, mystical holiday that is […]

Today I become 21- My Post Traumatic Growth (PTG) experience.

Today marks 21 years since my father Harry Bloom died. I was only 26 at the time, pretty young to lose the most influential person in my life. Turning 21 is seen as a time of reaching independence and maturity. Today, it would appear, and it feels like I have arrived at this landmark. So […]