In 2008, the publicity woman and writer Cris Guerra released the book "Para Francisco" (For Francisco), in which she introduces her son, the father he did not know (Guilherme died at the end of Cris's pregnancy). In this unpublished article she tells about her experience with birth and the grieving process at the same time.
Silvia Amelia de Araújo, a journalist, was only 2 years old when her father died. Unlike the older siblings, she did not immediately understand the news about the death, but as she explains in this exhilarating account, she felt the absence so strongly that grieving ended up being part of the formation of her identity
The airplane accident with Chapecoense soccer team has recently shocked the world. I know it hurts and it is going to hurt for a long time, more than all the commotion. When facing another tragedy I have learned it was needed to welcome pain with patience. The poet Rainer Maria Rilken's words were with me all the time those days.