A very touching Ted Talk by photographer/artist Tony Luciani about his mom with dementia and how he used his talent to connect with her..https://www.ted.com/talks/tony_luciani_a_mother_and_son_s_photographic_journey_through_dementia?utm_source=newsletter_weekly_2019-01-19&utm_campaign=newsletter_weekly&utm_medium=email&utm_content=talk_of_the_week_button#t-800508
Our February Book Club selection is The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. A novel, this is a bit of a departure from our usual focus on the practical aspects of death and dying. As the book cover says, “A moving story about an ordinary man on an extraordinary journey”.
Our group had a lively discussion of the book, Learning To Die, by Falco Tarassaco, (Oberto Airaudi). He founded the Italian community of Damanhur, an eco-society based on ethical and spiritual values. Promoting a culture of peace and equitable development through solidarity, volunteerism, respect for the environment, art, and social and political engagements, visitors are […]