Life & Death

Coronavirus Challenges – Six Months On, How Are We Remembering the Dead?

Due to the pandemic, it has been a challenging and difficult time for those who have lost loved ones. The…

2 weeks ago

The Faces of COVID: Honoring those we’ve lost.

It's easy to get lost in the numbers we hear about deaths from COVID-19. As the tally keeps growing, we…

3 weeks ago

AS THE 2020 HURRICANE SEASON ROARS ON, LET’S NOT FORGET THE STRANGE AND DEADLY STORMS OF 1780

Many Americans remember Katrina, Sandy, Andrew, Hugo, but as Hurricane Laura comes ashore we send our thoughts to first responders…

2 months ago

What’s the Best Way to Face Death? Now There’s A Zoom Class For That.

“If we woke up each morning, knowing we only had a year to live what would change? How would we…

2 months ago

Welcome to the Age of the Drive-Thru Funeral—Is It Here To Stay?

As the United States moves into its fourth month of quarantine mode, Americans have gotten accustomed to drive-thru medical checkups,…

5 months ago

Hart Island Back in the News

  With its curious and often dark history, New York City’s Hart Island is no stranger to notoriety. Now it…

7 months ago

The Other Coronavirus Death, From Loneliness, Anxiety And A Failure Of the Heart

As officials work to keep pace with the rising number of coronavirus deaths, another type of death may be overlooked--lonely…

7 months ago

Coronavirus Sweeps The World, And Even The Funeral Is Transformed

A deadly coronavirus spreads throughout the world, the death toll continues to climb and experts tell us this is just…

7 months ago

How To Live And Die With 40 Cats? An Interview with a Country Cat Lady

Katrin Hecker of Animalkind lives with lots of cats. We wanted to know more. Justin Nobel visited with Katrin and…

9 months ago

How To Not Die in Your Car on Christmas In A Blizzard

If you live in a cold climate, at some point you are invariably given the wintertime advice that if you…

10 months ago

Royal Babies, Royal Blood, Royal Death

Earlier this month the royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan Markle gave birth to their first child, a baby boy.…

1 year ago

The Day Of The Post-Mortal Avatar Has Arrived—Are You Prepared?

In the 1993 film “My Life” doctors tell Bob Jones, played by Michael Keaton, that he is dying of cancer…

2 years ago

Are you Death Positive? Wait…What is Death Positive?

At Digital Dying we talk a lot about death. It’s certainly not something you can avoid and it’s a topic…

2 years ago

What to Wear In the Afterlife? – Interview TWO With Rock Star Animal Communicator Charles Peden

“I can communicate with insects and I can communicate with whales,” animal communicator Charles Peden told Digital Dying when we…

2 years ago

The Looming Death Of The Small Town American Cemetery

On a back road in the rolling farm country a few hours north of New York City is a picturesque…

2 years ago