Death and Dying

What is death? Is it the end or the beginning? Is it both an ending and a beginning? Often, extraordinary events occur around this profoundly emotional experience.

Five Common Deathbed Experiences

by Pete on November 21, 2012

A renowned expert – and former Elisabeth Kübler-Ross co-author – offers a new book on death and grief and shares visions reported by loved ones before their final breaths. By David Kessler Throughout my years working with the dying, I have noticed commonly shared experiences that remain beyond our ability to explain and fully understand. […]


Rebecca Writes Her Own Last Chapter

by Pete on December 15, 2008

Published on Sunday, August 27, 2000 © 2000 The Press Democrat By Susan Swartz (former) Staff Writer One day in June, Rebecca Latimer, deciding she wanted to die, stopped eating. At first she drank fruit juice and then switched only to water, except for a couple of sips of sherry for farewell toasts with friends. […]