Dying a not so painful death

I had been in the hospice house in Salem, OR for two months when this article*  appeared on my BBC news feed.  And I had posted it on a previous Facebook page.  It was this article where I learned about the European Association for Palliative Care and the need for palliative care services in the former Soviet Socialist Republics.

Why would I be encouraged at this time to embark on the in-depth study of dying when I was, in fact, dying?  That’s because I am getting a head start on my next life that will be lived in Europe.  This certainty is something I can’t explain; I just feel it in my bones.  And that encourages me to make use of the time left to me in this life.

https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-40262012  BBC News, 21June 2017.  “The woman helping Mongolians die in dignity”

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