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Ep 9 Excerpt from Grief: A Love Story (the book)

It feels weird to let this baby out into the world. You can download a hold-in-your-hot-little-hands copy here, but I wanted to give it a voice, too. And as I mention at the end of the episode, this chapter and … Read More

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Ep 8 Andria Racich: Telling the Story of Grief with Interviews

“We’re all each other’s teachers.” Sometimes (well, a lot of times) I get connected with people who are My People. You know what I mean? People who get me, people who I get. Soul-like connections. Andria Racich (pronounced “rasich”) is … Read More

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TaraCaffelle

Ep 7: Death is for a thousand lessons

Ep 7 One Death, Many Experiences, Many Lessons It’s a chapter in the book, and it’s just true: a thousand people (and more) will have an experience of each death, and we are all capable (and have permission) to learn … Read More

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Ep 6 Cassie Barrett: Green Burials and Reverence for Death

“Get comfortable with being uncomfortable.” Cassie Barrett has been a death worker since 2010 and is the Director of Operations at Carolina Memorial Sanctuary, a conservation and green cemetery located in Western North Carolina. Since she was a kid, Cassie … Read More

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Chris Dierkes

Ep 5 Chris Dierkes: Landing at Sweet Sorrow

“The reason we meditate is to learn how to die.” In this conversation with Soul Interpreter, Chris Dierkes, we explore learning to live by being with the dead, the place of “sweet sorrow” in grief, and death as our last … Read More

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Lisa Hartley

Ep 4 Lisa Hartley: Celebrating the Call to Grief

Grief is a call to consciousness Lisa Hartley is a Celebrant based in Vancouver, BC. In this conversation, we talk about the call to grief as a gift, Lisa’s own journey of loss, and (of course) her work as she … Read More

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Ellen Ercolini

Ep 3 Ellen Ercolini: The un-logic of grief

“We were a mighty tribe, but we were rudderless. It forced me to grow up very quickly.” Ellen Ercolini is a business strategist and gifted coach, and while that may be what you learn about her first, there is so … Read More

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Keri Anne

Ep 2 Keri-Anne Livingstone: Daring to Grieve

“It was honouring. Like going to war. I had to send it up to be healed.” Today, we dive deep into the relationship “half-pipe” between Joy and Grief with Coach, Mother, Speaker, and Empathic Leader, Keri-Anne Livingstone. When Keri-Anne suddenly … Read More

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TaraCaffelle

Ep. 1 Intro: Why we’re here

The true thing is: we will all experience loss. And the choice we have is whether or not we truly feel our grief and ask what it has for us. In 2015, I lost four men in my life and … Read More

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