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Join host Moe Provencher every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month for conversations with some of her favorite people, as they share stories of loss with each other and examine how grief has transformed their lives. You'll hear laughter, sometimes tears, and always profound intimacy. The grief/relief podcast hopes to normalize conversation around the often painful and taboo topic of grief, to explore how change can be beautiful, and how loss affects our lives in unexpected ways. We want to know - how do different people react to loss in all of its forms? Where do they find hope? How does one survive? These candid discussions provide a positive way to engage about grief, bring each other some support through hard times, and also give us a little fun along the way.

Join host Moe Provencher every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month for conversations with some of her favorite people, as they share stories of loss with each other and examine how grief has transformed their lives. You'll hear laughter, sometimes tears, and always profound intimacy. The grief/relief podcast hopes to normalize conversation around the often painful and taboo topic of grief, to explore how change can be beautiful, and how loss affects our lives in unexpected ways. We want to know - how do different people react to loss in all of its forms? Where do they find hope? How does one survive? These candid discussions provide a positive way to engage about grief, bring each other some support through hard times, and also give us a little fun along the way.
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Join host Moe Provencher every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month for conversations with some of her favorite people, as they share stories of loss with each other and examine how grief has transformed their lives. You'll hear laughter, sometimes tears, and always profound intimacy. The grief/relief podcast hopes to normalize conversation around the often painful and taboo topic of grief, to explore how change can be beautiful, and how loss affects our lives in unexpected ways. We want to know - how do different people react to loss in all of its forms? Where do they find hope? How does one survive? These candid discussions provide a positive way to engage about grief, bring each other some support through hard times, and also give us a little fun along the way.

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English


Episodes

S1 Ep07 - Jordan Compton

1/15/2019
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Moe talks with dancer, photographer, organizer and all-around storyteller Jordan Compton. They explore the mental health dimensions of grief, and specifically how OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder) precipitated her loss of a potential career in ballet. https://iocdf.org/ https://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/ https://www.griefreliefpodcast.com/ https://juliamassey.bandcamp.com/track/a-bit-of-a-hard-time

Duration:00:26:05

S1 Ep06 - David Llama

12/31/2018
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Moe sits down with filmmaker David Llama. They talk grieving the militarization of the US/Mexico border, the difficult realities of walking around the US as a green card carrying Mexican, and small ways to make the world a better place. Check out David's work at elanimal.tv Theme music is "A Bit of a Hard Time" by Julia Massey griefreliefpodcast.com instagram.com/thegriefreliefpodcast/

Duration:00:27:50

S1 Ep05 - Kilam Tel Aviv

12/18/2018
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Moe talks with Kilam Tel Aviv: a Seattle poet, community activist, art enthusiast, and financial analyst. They explore the impact of a long-term relationship breakup, how promiscuity can often be a by-product of grief, and how the process of grieving shapes who we are. Theme music is "A Bit of a Hard Time" by Julia Massey http://www.speakerthoughts.com/ https://juliamassey.bandcamp.com/track/a-bit-of-a-hard-time http://griefreliefpodcast.com/

Duration:00:23:17

S1 Ep04 - Emmett Montgomery

12/4/2018
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Moe talks with Seattle-based comedian, storyteller, and weirdo Emmett Montgomery. They discuss grieving their bodies after rapid weight loss, how comedy is a way to observe and make sense of changes in your life, and the death of Emmett's cat Walter and how he managed to shift all of the Walter jokes after losing him. Theme music for the series is "A Bit of a Hard Time" by Julia Massey. Music in this episode composed by Sera...

Duration:00:29:59

S1 Ep03 - Laval Provencher

11/19/2018
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Moe chats with her 84yo uncle Laval about some different ways to experience grief, her new tattoo inspired by a French motto of his, finding the confidence to be ourselves, and the human capacity to learn and grow. Theme music for the series is "A Bit of a Hard Time" by Julia Massey. Music in this episode composed by Sera Cahoone. https://juliamassey.bandcamp.com/track/a-bit-of-a-hard-time http://seracahoone.com/ http://griefreliefpodcast.com/

Duration:00:29:12

S1 Ep02 - Imani Sims

11/6/2018
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Moe sits down with Author and Alchemist Imani Sims. They talk loss of religious faith, the intricacies of navigating relationships as a queer black woman, and the opportunities for rebirth that grieving sometimes gives us. https://www.patreon.com/irsims https://irsims.wordpress.com/ https://www.juliamasseymusic.com/ http://seracahoone.com/

Duration:00:31:14

S1 Ep01_Julia Massey

10/16/2018
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Moe sits down with Seattle-based musician, mom, and all-around badass woman Julia Massey. They talk about the death of Julia's dad 20 years earlier, her 3.5yo son, and everything in between. Theme music by Julia Massey, episode music by Sera Cahoone. https://www.juliamasseymusic.com/ https://www.seracahoone.com/

Duration:00:31:40

S1 Ep00 - Meet The Host

10/2/2018
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Get to know the host of grief/relief, Moe Provencher, as she shares an overview of her recent grief experiences and explains her impetus for starting the podcast. Featuring the music of Seattle musicians Julia Massey and MoZo.

Duration:00:06:16