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“Why it’s important to talk about death with your family”

From funeral arrangements to organ donation, it’s important our family knows our views.

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Best books of October 2019
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Autumn reads, breakout poetry and non-fiction books everyone will be talking about

October’s books are an unmissable mix of thrillers, true-life tales and iconic women writers.

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3 women behind Stylist Strong reveal their secrets to finding resilience

From building up strength to letting others see our weaknesses, we all find power in different ways

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Robbie Williams and Ayda Field’s loss is a staunch reminder that pet bereavement is real grief

The couple ‘cried their eyes out’ over the death of their beloved dog.

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So, is The Farewell actually as good as everyone says it is?

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“I knew I’d made a mistake the moment I pushed her”

A freelance writer knew she had to change her furious ways, so she signed up for intensive anger management. This is what happened next.

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Margaret Atwood’s emotional tribute to Graeme Gibson finds beauty in his sudden death

Celebrated author Graeme Gibson, who was Margaret Atwood's partner for four decades, sadly passed away on 18 September.

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Grief and loss: “This is what grief taught me about my inner strength”

“In the darkest moments, where you’ve gone through the worst kind of grief, you get the most information about yourself.”

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How Roald Dahl’s grief paved the way for his brave female protagonists

When Roald Dahl lost his beloved daughter, the tone of his writing noticeably shifted.

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Poorna Bell: “How weight training helped me find inner strength after my husband’s suicide”

One writer shares how she found positivity when surrounded by wreckage.

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From poetry to feminism via memoir, thrillers and great reads, September’s books are incredible

Some of 2019’s biggest book releases are about to arrive on your reading list.

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Cathy Rentzenbrink was told “time heals”. The reality of grief, though, proved very different

“There is no point pining for our lost, innocent selves. There is no reset button with grief”

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Aretha Franklin’s most powerful and inspiring quotes

To celebrate Aretha Franklin’s undeniable role as a champion for women everywhere, we’ve decided to take a look back at her most inspiring quotes.

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7 practical ways to support a loved one who is grieving

From helping with paperwork to preparing food, these simple gestures will show how much you care.

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The 10 new books you need for your August summer holiday

Charge up your holiday reading with August's best new fiction and non-fiction releases.

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Stars reveal the “kindness” of Luke Perry on the set of Once Upon A Time… In Hollywood

The Quentin Tarantino movie was the last project the actor made before his tragic death.

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Robin Williams’ children want to teach everyone how to support someone struggling with mental illnes

Almost five years after the actor’s death, his son has spoken about the “helplessness” he felt watching his father suffer.

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“I had a miscarriage at Disney World. This is my story.”

What do you do when you’re 3500 miles from home, in the happiest place on earth and going through a miscarriage?

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The best non-fiction, addictive thrillers and moving stories: July books are here

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The 11 summer books you NEED to add to your holiday reading list

Thrillers, millennial stories and incredible feminist non-fiction

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