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Raven in Flight

Episode 19: Flight of Ideas with Jane Fendelman

Jane Fendelman contacted Marianne wishing to have an interview to chat about death and dying.  Jane is a cancer survivor and has worked as a private counselor for many years, eventually getting hospice certifications.  Conversation flowed from what is a "good death" to many other thoughts from...

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Why Say That Everyone Dies?

Why do we say Everyone Dies? We may prefer to pretend that death is something to be fought against and “beat”, especially in the face of life threatening or life limiting illnesses. The truth is that everyone dies. Marie Curie stated that "Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be...

Episode 1: Why Do People Die?

Every living thing will die. There are three reasons that people die: it is because they are very very sick, very very hurt (injured), or very very old. Marianne and Charlie explore our culture's perception of death through time and how we deal with the ultimate finality of life.

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