My End-of-Life Checklist: Will? Check. Health care proxy? Check. My 5 Wishes completed and reviewed with family? Check. My playlist for dying? In Process.
You all know people who have chosen music to be played at their funeral. But, before that time arrives, many of us will still be able to listen to music but will not be able to choose it for ourselves. Hence a Deathbed Playlist.
It’s hard to imagine an experien
The cycle of human mortality is especially vivid at this time as the tide of the past year sweeps out and the New Year arrives.
I am thankful for death. It provides perspective to my life. In the black and white, here and now of death I shift from the mundane to what brings meaning to life.
I still feel awe in the presence of death. I feel the stillness of time and also its relentless push forward. My patients remi