This remarkable collection of stories and poems by some of Canada’s most exciting contemporary writers young and old offers a wide variety of answers to the oft asked question: How will I ever be able to get through this? Every one of us must eventually cope with jarring and painful losses. At those times there is often a sense of abandonment, loneliness and a terrible absence of hope. Our lives lose their luster, the future looks grim. Letting Go: An Anthology of Loss and Survival introduces us to the experience of fifty-nine writers who are survivors of loss.