Dying Matters Awareness Week – daily blog

Given that death is one of the few genuine common experiences we will all ultimately have, it follows that we will all, at some point, be in the position of being bereaved.  Whether we grieve for a friend, family member, colleague, or someone else we were connected to, bereavement will happen to all of us […]

Death in art: Film review – Disney’s “Coco”

Among the flurry of January and February high-budget film releases jostling for pole position during awards season, there was an offering which piqued our interest via Disney and Pixar.  As with many animated movies, this had been a long time in production and, at first glance, may not seem all that child-friendly: “Coco” deals with […]