As almost anyone who’s been through something terrible can tell you, our cultural conversations and personal skills around suffering are less than robust. And yet, everyone is going through something. This set of conversations will explore what we can learn in the dark corners of life. What does hardship teach us about humanity? What do grief, fragility, and even tragedy have to do with grit, love, and beauty? How do we strengthen the emotional muscles we need for life after things come apart and summon the resilience to embrace something that might be better than being perfect — being human?