Monday, November 26, 2018

Episode 93. Grieving in Pop Culture: Jane the Virgin

This week we talk about how Jane the Virgin became one of our favorite depictions of grief and loss of a spouse we've ever seen. Major spoilers for seasons 3 and 4 in our discussion. Plus Tara has had a bananas week and Talcott is finding milestones are passing a little more gently. 

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Saturday, November 3, 2018

Episode 92. Thinking about death when you're pregnant

Content Warning: We are going to discuss thoughts of pregnancy and infant loss in this episode.

 

This week we talk about existential worries about death while being pregnant. Also Talcott talks about watching Sleepless in Seattle for the first time and Tara is a monster who doesn't know how to let people do nice things for her. 

 

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Episode 91. Sudden loss of a pet

This week we talk about losing a pet as we mourn a member of the Death Prattle cat family. We discuss unexpected loss of a pet and how our relationships to our pets sometimes reflects our relationships with people. 

CONTENT WARNING: This episode includes a discussion of pet euthanasia. 

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Episode 90.

Solo episode for Talcott this week while we get back into our regular recording routine. 



Monday, August 27, 2018

Episode 89. A New Sadness Vacation and a New Year

This week Talcott talks about taking his third sadness vacation on the anniversary of Val’s death and how what started as a type of escape is becoming an annual tradition. 



Thursday, August 9, 2018

Episode 88. Pregnancy after a miscarriage

Content Note: This weeks episode contains some discussion of pregnancy loss throughout the episode. 

This week we make a special announcement that explains why the episode release has been so weird lately. Tara basically talks at Talcott for 35 minutes about all the feelings she's been feeling about being pregnant after losing her first pregnancy earlier this year. 

 

We are switching to an every other week schedule for the foreseeable future while Tara adjusts to the growing an entire whole person situation.  

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Episode 87. Catching up on our grief

We catch up a little after our slightly erratic release schedule to talk about going to a loved one's wedding as a widower and struggling to read books that reflect our own experience with loss.