Scattering ashes isn’t something that people often talk about. That’s why, when my late fiancé’s ashes arrived on my front porch via the U.S. Postal Service, I was completely unprepared for what was inside that box stamped “cremated remains”. Scattering ashes: Tips and tricks to handling your loved one’s remains If you are scattering ashes …

These books and memoirs about losing a loved one helped me to laugh and cry through my grief. I hope they will help you, too. When my partner died of cancer, a fellow widower brought me a book that helped him through his own acute grief. He offered it in the hopes that it might …