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Feel Inspired

We don’t deny that talking about end of life is hard.

Facing end of life is even harder.

A Compassionate Community builds a network of people who are able to help each other, physically, practically, emotionally or spiritually.

Sometimes though in our own private space, we simply need to take inspiration from others.

Here you will find links to stories and websites that hopefully will give you that inspiration and strength.

If you would like to contribute to this page or have a story to add, please do get in contact.


Creating a Sand Mandala for Grief - Chris Draude

The Grief Cast - Cariad Lloyd

The Reith Lectures - Dr Atal Gawande 

On the Day I Die - John Pavlovitz

Clowning Around - Grace Gallagher

Go. Be With Your Dying Person. - Dr Audrey Nieswandt

The Swansong Project Writing songs for (or with) people facing end of life, to celebrate life or say things that otherwise feel hard to say, a goodbye message, a legacy.


Curry and Cancer - Thoughts by Saima Thompson



With The End in Mind - Kathryn Mannix 

Do Death: For a Life Better Lived - Amanda Blainey 

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