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For real people who need real stories about how to cope with death and its many complexities, the Death Diaries is the Podcast that delivers an exploration of life’s inevitable exit strategy, because deeper meaning and coping skills make it a lot less scary.

For real people who need real stories about how to cope with death and its many complexities, the Death Diaries is the Podcast that delivers an exploration of life’s inevitable exit strategy, because deeper meaning and coping skills make it a lot less scary.
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United States

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For real people who need real stories about how to cope with death and its many complexities, the Death Diaries is the Podcast that delivers an exploration of life’s inevitable exit strategy, because deeper meaning and coping skills make it a lot less scary.

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English


Episodes

Live Well Die Well

5/14/2019
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On this episode I talk with Kimberly C. Paul, who shares about her Live Well Die Well Tour and the inspiration behind it all. Kimberly left her 17-year hospice career and dream job to hit the road with her German Shepherd, Haven to connect with people and communities. Links: Live Well Die Well Tour WebsiteBridging the Gap by Kimberly C. PaulDeath by Design Podcast

Duration:00:30:29

CAREGIVER

5/3/2019
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In September of 2017, Francesca's mom was diagnosed with multiple myeloma — a rare, incurable cancer of the plasma cells found in bone marrow. Her dad died less than two years earlier. When the Saraco's learned of the cancer, Francesca took on the role of her mother's primary caregiver. It was a challenging, scary, overwhelming and wonderful time in her life. This is her story. Link to Francesca's video, 'CAREGIVER'

Duration:00:36:02

When Lightning Strikes Twice

4/19/2019
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On this episode we chat with Paul Williams, Executive Director of Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C. We talk about how he got into the cemetery business and what people can expect when they work with a cemetery. He shares his own personal story of being struck by lightning...twice. thedeathdiariespodcast.com

Duration:00:36:30

From Avoiding to Embracing Death

4/12/2019
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On this episode we hear from Hoff, who shares with us his journey from avoiding death to embracing it. You'll learn how he's channeled it to create a healthier and happier lifestyle while preparing for his own death. Links mentioned in this episode: Ethan Hoffman Tribute (Video)Hoff's Collection of Harmonica CasesConcrete Mama by Ethan Hoffman and John McCoy

Duration:00:34:19

Mourning the Death of Someone Still Alive

4/5/2019
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What's it like to mourn the death of someone still alive? Rebecca Gunter joins us on this episode to share her story. You can read Rebecca's writings at https://medium.com/@rebeccagunter_

Duration:00:29:30

The Story of "Sidekick"

3/29/2019
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On this episode Justin C. shares his personal story about what it's like that his grandpa and dad (aka Sidekick) both died before he turned 30.

Duration:00:20:12

Would you attend a Death Cafe?

3/22/2019
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On this episode I talk with Sarah Farr, an end-of-life doula in the Washington DC area. She’s founder of Death Positive DC and a death cafe host. Not sure what that a death cafe is? Listen to this episode to find out. Death Positive DC Website

Duration:00:30:40

Introducing The Death Diaries

2/20/2019
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Everyone and everything on this planet will face the same fate. Stories make it easier. These are those. This is The Death Diaries. Real People. Real Stories. If you (or someone you know) has an experience or a story you'd like to share, head on over to thedeathdiariespodcast.com and let us know.

Duration:00:05:43