the liminal life blog



The celebration of mourning

Celebrating may not be the first thing that comes to mind when mourning a near and dear one, but it’s exactly what people all over Mexico do every 1st and 2nd of November – Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Continue reading “The celebration of mourning”

The love of Life and Death

Dutch artist Marsha Onderstijn has succeeded in taking an off-limit coffee talk topic (death) and turning it into a beautiful and soul stirring animation that “humanizes” death as a sad and lonely soul that we can all accept and love.

Just like where we were born has a big impact on the quality of the lives we live, where we die has a big impact on the quality of the last moments we spend on earth.

Unequal lives, unequal deaths

To go and let go

Drop the word ‘death’ and chances are high that conversation drops dead. Continue reading “To go and let go”

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