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The following books are inspiring, thought provoking and highly recommended for the Living Wisely, Dying Well community.

 
 
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A Memoir of Living and Dying - Nina Riggs 

An exquisite memoir about how to live—and love—every day with “death in the room,” from poet Nina Riggs, mother of two young sons and the direct descendant of Ralph Waldo Emerson, in the tradition of When Breath Becomes Air

 

 
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When Breath Becomes Air - Paul Kalanithi

This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young neurosurgeon attempts to answer the
question What makes a life worth living?

 
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Lasting Words: A Guide to Finding Meaning Toward the Close of Life - Claire Willis

As we age and move toward dying, Lasting Words offers usways to leave some lasting words so that we are able to close our life with more peace, coherence and meaning.

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A Memoir of Living and Dying - Nina Riggs 

An exquisite memoir about how to live—and love—every day with “death in the room,” from poet Nina Riggs, mother of two young sons and the direct descendant of Ralph Waldo Emerson, in the tradition of When Breath Becomes Air