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NewPages calls the collection “important” and “beautifully written”

April 8, 2013 by


Reviewer Cheryl Wright-Watkins has kind things to say about At the End of Life: As expected given the subject matter, this collection contains an ample amount of sadness. But these writers deftly use details, metaphor, and lyricism to create art instead of sentimentality. To read the full review, visit NewPages.

“An impressive, meaningful, and often courageous chorus of voices…”

March 16, 2012 by


Hopefully, this is the first of many positive reviews to come for At the End of Life: True Stories About How We Die: In 22 essays, family members who have survived the death of children and parents, as well as a variety of health professionals, talk frankly about their experiences with the dying and the […]