Death Rituals and Grief Rituals


Death is messy and time-consuming and exhausting for the survivors. Death is confusing and maddening. At Blunderbuss Magazine, Essay Liu, a Taiwanese writer, documents her father’s death and the rituals in the days following. Translated by Kevin Tang. Day three, 5 AM: coffin laying ceremony. The funeral home prepares bricks of tissue paper, paving a […]