Category Archives: Opening Letters

A Reader Shares Her Bereavement & Thanks SevenPonds

Our post on Danish death traditions helped her

To Our Readers, We are proud to share with you a letter (via email) from a reader of our SevenPonds blog. Gwyn was inspired by our blog post “Why Leave a Window Open? A Danish Death Tradition” at the time of her bereavement. … Continue reading

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A New Year’s Compliment!

Charles Cowling of the Good Funeral Guide kindly thanks our Sevenponds blog team

Dear Readers, There could not be a lovelier way to kick off the new year than with a thank you from one of our favorite web site’s, The Good Funeral Guide, which also addresses the issues we are so passionate about. … Continue reading

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John Donaldson Writes Us A Wonderful Note

Another heartwarming letter from a SevenPonds reader

Good morning Suzette, I found your website when I googled a quote I was looking for, spent a little time looking around and posted a comment on one of the blog posts. Very nice site and something that needs to get greater … Continue reading

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Letter from SevenPonds’ reader

SevenPonds' reader Cindy Garner expressed her thoughts on a new reality TV show, "Best Funeral Ever"

We recently did a blog post on Best Funeral Ever, a TV show based in Dallas, Texas. One of our readers, Cindy Garner, expressed her opinion on the show: “I watched it last Sunday night and, although the families seemed … Continue reading

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Letter to Suzette from an MD at UCSF Hospital

Dr. Dawn Gross reached out to SevenPonds to help find someone to vigil at the bedside of a dying patient who had no family

Hello Suzette, I want to thank you again for all that you did so immediately on behalf of a total stranger! Though none of your attempted connections came through directly the world is small and intention powerful so my patient … Continue reading

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Message to Suzette From an Old Friend on Facebook

"I'm actually 34,000 feet up right now on my way to see my mom. She's in the last days of stage 4 cancer. She just went on in home hospice last night. I've been following sevenponds and it helps." Thanks M
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