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“To die will be an awfully big adventure.”:- Peter Pan (J.M. Barrie)
“Non sum qualis eram bonae sub regno Cynarae,” by Ernest Dowson:A simple poem speaks eloquently to the loneliness of grief
Willow Row Barrow Finds Inspiration in Old Burial Techniques:The columbarium is the first stone barrow built in Cambridgeshire in 3,500 years
Tag Archives: Natural Death Care
Virginia funeral director introduces bill to prevent funerals at home
As history has proven, the funeral industry does not always have our best interests at heart. Before I explain how the proposed “Storage of Body” bill will impact us, let me first make you aware of a growing movement. Across … Continue reading
The New York Times starts the year by suggesting you consider your death
We’ve begun a new year, and, as always, we look forward to the promise of what life will provide as we move forward into the year ahead. This is also traditionally the time we do a rethink of our lives … Continue reading
An RN's perspective on end-of-life in the hospital: what changes need to be made?
Marilyn Reiss-Carradero, RN, BSN, CCRN, works at Santa Clara County Valley Medical Center in San Jose, CA, and advocates for change in palliative care and end-of-life practice. Here, she reflects on the day-to-day experiences in the hospital, the lack of … Continue reading