Death Links

Photo: Cadillac Ranch Death = the end of life Links related to death presented in a somewhat random fashion: Flickr death and dying Grateful Dead Buzzword Bingo Age – Afterlife – Bereavement – Burial – Cemetery – Condolence – Death – Digital Assets – Elegy – Estate – Eulogy – Euthanasia – Executor – Extinction …

Death Notebook

Photo: Ayöök Ceramics, Postcard Fave quotes about death and dying A colleague of mine described Día de los Muertos as ‘the only time during the year when the veil that separates our world from the next is lifted.’ – Joshua Berman, Día de los Muertos: What I’ve learned about Day of the Dead (so far) …

Death and Dying

Photo: Sunset Flickr Albums and Groups Death and dying Grateful Dead Day of the Dead around the World YouTube Artwork / Cue Yourself Planeta.com Death Links Death Notebook Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico Conscious Döstädning Extinction Hospice

Döstädning

Buzzwords Döstädning = Cleaning before one dies, a process of decluttering. Literally ‘Death Cleaning.’ Explored in The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning by Margareta Magnusson Planeta.com Swedish (Svenska) Death and Dying Clutter Tidying up Flygskam

Hospice

Buzzwords Hospice = Type of care and philosophy of care that focuses on the palliation of a chronically ill and attending to their emotional and spiritual needs. Las Vegas: Nathan Adelson Hospice http://www.nah.org https://twitter.com/NAHLasVegas https://www.facebook.com/nahlv Nathan Adelson Hospice was founded over 35 years ago following the death of Nathan Adelson. Mr. Adelson was a beloved …

Digital Asset

Buzzwords Digital asset = Anything that exists in a binary format and comes with the right to use. Data that do not possess that right are not considered assets. Recommended Listening What happens to your digital assets when you die? Headlines https://qz.com/1432471/what-happens-to-your-bitcoin-after-you-die/ Wikipedia Digital asset Planeta.com Asset Copyright Death and Dying

2017 Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead

Photo: Ciudad de Oaxaca Turismo Mexico’s celebrations of Día de los Muertos / Day of the Dead are world famous. Here are snapshots from 2017: Oaxaca, Mexico Day of the Dead Playlist Guadalajara, Mexico Mexico City Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a holiday celebrated throughout the Americas and combines ancient Indigenous traditions and modern …

John Clarke

Vale John Clarke, one of the world’s finest satirists. Embedded Tweets RIP John Clarke, all the Trevs will be as gutted as we are. Here's Fred Dagg's original gumboots, in the history collections at Te Papa. pic.twitter.com/3TN667QFZ1 — Te Papa (@Te_Papa) April 10, 2017 😔 (By @XTOTL) pic.twitter.com/BZiWgjD5bw — RNZ (@radionz) April 10, 2017 One …