“We do not need to go out and find love; rather, we need to be still and let love discover us.”
— John O’Donohue
In gratitude to my mother, Velma N. Riley “Vee” and to my father, John D. Riley. Both gifted me enormous insights and wisdom on living and dying. And, to all the leading pioneers in the field of death and dying who have contributed immensely to my work and service.
On Dying. This may be the most important conversation you ever have.
September 7, 2019 Five years ago, Vee’s soul soared out of here like a shooting star. That was precisely her wish. For those of you who didn’t know Vee, she was my mother. As she neared the end, we planned. All went relatively well, considering. After she was gone, I bathed and anointed her body, […]