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NEWS FLASH: We are all going to die!

Humorous video intended to make people think and laugh

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Video as part of upcoming online course through the CSU Institute of Palliative Care, called Journey to Self Awareness. Available online this fall at

What is a provocation or insight that might inspire others during this challenge?

We are ALL going to die, so let's be prepared for the one inevitable journey

Tell us about your work experience:

RN,Midwife to the Dying; Poet; Author :Last Acts of Kindness; Lessons for the Living from the Bedsides of the Dying Director of CommunityPalliative Care Program, Jewish Family Children's Services


Redwing Keyssar


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Love this video Redwing! This is a great example of how humor can break down taboos around talking about death. Here's another likeminded video you might like to check out: The Order of the Good Death 

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THANks for your feedback and suggestions

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This is a fantastic post.  I love the marriage of humor and truth to engage the audience in the inevitability of death and, consequently, the importance of living a good life.