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Deathwalker's Guide To Life

Philosophy Podcasts

What would you do if you knew you were going to die, or that someone you knew was going to die? Well guess what? You are, and you do. Join Deathwalker's Guide to Life exploring how thinking and talking about death help you live a life without regrets.

What would you do if you knew you were going to die, or that someone you knew was going to die? Well guess what? You are, and you do. Join Deathwalker's Guide to Life exploring how thinking and talking about death help you live a life without regrets.

Location:

New Zealand

Description:

What would you do if you knew you were going to die, or that someone you knew was going to die? Well guess what? You are, and you do. Join Deathwalker's Guide to Life exploring how thinking and talking about death help you live a life without regrets.

Language:

English


Episodes

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Sep 18 2022 - Dr Kathryn L Smith

9/18/2022
Join Kerry Sunderland for Deathwalkers Guide to Life. A show that explores how thinking and talking about death can help you live a life without regrets.

Duration:00:39:05

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Aug 21 2022 - ep08 Krisca Gould and Mary Garner

8/20/2022
Krisca Gould and Mary Garner join Kerry Sunderland to discuss Nelson Tasman Hospice's Life Story Writing initiative, which supports those who are dying to look back and try to make sense of what their life journey has been about.

Duration:00:35:15

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Aug 07 2022 - ep07 Dr Jackie Bailey

8/7/2022
Author, independent funeral director, civil celebrant and ordained interfaith minister Dr Jackie Bailey. Kerry Sunderland chats with Jackie about her debut autobiographical novel, The Eulogy, as well as her work as a funeral director and interfaith minister.

Duration:00:42:13

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Jul 24 2022 - ep06 Melanie Mayell

7/23/2022
Kerry Sunderland speaks with Melanie Mayell, who completed the Deathwalker Training Programme in 2016, about founding the Christchurch Death Cafe and Death Matters NZ, a one day conference that will be held at Turanga in Christchurch on Friday 23 September 2022.

Duration:00:44:41

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Jul 03 2022 - ep05 Nick Feint

7/4/2022
In this episode, we explore the intrinsic link between death and grief and poetry and songwriting. Singer/songwriter Nick Feint joins Kerry Sunderland in the studio, and plays three songs from his new album, Next Exit to Babylon.

Duration:00:42:16

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Jun 19 2022 - Bonnie Etherington (replay from 2021)

6/20/2022
Join Kerry Sunderland is joined by Author and brain tumour survivor Bonnie Etherington to talk about our extraordinary, beautiful brains.

Duration:00:49:33

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Jun 05 2022 - ep04 Dawn Jones and Sylvia Bauer

6/7/2022
Around the 8th anniversary of Emery Jones’ death and burial at the Motueka Natural Burial Park, his widow Dawn Jones (92) and youngest daughter Sylvia Bauer (47) join Kerry Sunderland to discuss the concept of a ’natural death’ and how family can be involved in natural burial.

Duration:00:33:43

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - May 22 2022 - ep03 Tanya Batt

5/23/2022
How death awareness affects how we live.

Duration:00:49:48

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - May 08 2022 - ep02 Bill McEwan

5/10/2022
In this episode, which explores the cycle of life and learning to let go, Kerry Sunderland speaks with self-described ‘earthy, grounded, nature boy’, 77-year-old Bill McEwan. Death in print: What Day’s Are For by Robert Dessaix Death on screen: Nelson Poetry Map featuring ‘Kevin’ by Bill Manhire.

Duration:00:45:06

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Apr 24 2022 - ep01 Becky Aud-Jennison

4/26/2022
Host Kerry Sunderland is joined by fellow deathwalker, fellow podcaster and fellow author Becky Aud-Jennison, to talk about her new book, Death and Its Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Beautiful Lessons. She also introduces Kiwi comedy series, Good Grief. Join Kerry Sunderland for Deathwalkers Guide to Life. A show that explores how thinking and talking about death can help you live a life without regrets.

Duration:00:40:51

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Dec 12 2021

12/12/2021
Join Kerry Sunderland is joined by Author and brain tumour survivor Bonnie Etherington to talk about our extraordinary, beautiful brains.

Duration:00:49:24

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Nov 28 2021

11/28/2021
Psychologist and author Rachel E. Menzies, author of Mortals: How the Fear of Death Shaped Human Society.

Duration:00:41:06

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Nov 14 2021

11/15/2021
With Donna McLeod we discuss Maori tikanga around death and dying and explore how death finds its expression in art, including H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald and a new documentary titled Living with Ghosts: Science Weighs in on the Healing Power of After-Death Communication

Duration:00:49:54

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Oct 31 2021

11/1/2021
Today on the show, leaving a legacy with guest Legal Executive Marie Austin

Duration:00:32:46

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Oct 17 2021

10/19/2021
Dr Kathryn Mannix and Tricky topics and finding the words for tender conversations - Itarua Sasaki and Tessa Fontaine

Duration:00:46:18

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Oct 03 2021

10/4/2021
Guest this week is Jacqueline Bublitz, author of Before You Knew My Name. Themes explored in this episode: Death support groups of all shapes and sizes

Duration:00:36:51

Deathwalker's Guide To Life - Sep 19 2021

9/20/2021
Kerry Sunderland talks to Zenith Virago. What is a deathwalker? Featuring Stumble by Rob and Anna, Let's Talk About Death by Anna Sale.

Duration:00:59:13