This Blog is Getting a Makeover!

Dear Readers, In my continuing effort to make practical information about aging and dying available and accessible, I am pleased to offer a redesigned blog with a whole new look and added features. No worries though, the name and domain site stays the same, but the new site has a more robust layout for easier […]

The Loneliness Series

Note to Readers: This post is also available in audio form and can be downloaded and listened to later on. His name is Ted, and this post is about a moment in his life and mine. My dog turned left instead of right when we reached the end of the driveway one morning, and I […]

Sitting Vigil at a Death Bed: A Checklist

Dear Readers, this post is also available in audio form through, by clicking the icon below you can listen to the audio version of the post. You can also download the audio version as well. Four young adults were sitting vigil at their mother’s death bed and they were completely unprepared for what they […]