When the Burdens of Living Outweigh the Benefits

When I read The Washington Post article’s title, “At 94, she was ready to die by fasting,” I thought “Oh no!”  Upon further reading, I learned that Rosemary Bowen did not actually fast, which by definition is stopping all nutritional intake, but rather, she...

Alternate Endings

ALTERNATE ENDINGS released in August 2019 is a touching HBO film that depicts new and innovative ways to end or memorialize one’s life.  My husband and I watched it last night and it is a worthy watch. It is tender and informative and we enjoyed it.   The film opens...

Reimagine End of Life San Francisco

Mark your calendar NorCal friends!  Reimagine End of Life SF Bay Area will be running from October 24 through November 3, 2019.  It is a citywide event with numerous venues and 200+ events and activities, many of which are free of charge.  Reimagine End of Life SF Bay...