May 24, 2017 | Blog
May 10, 2017 | Blog
Contributor Louise Hung shares her firsthand account of watching an airplane cabin full of people struggle through the fear, panic, anger, frustration, fascination, and/or horror that death might very soon be among them.
May 2, 2017 | Blog
Here’s the second installment in our new series, Faces of Death, that showcases the death revolutionaries we are fortunate enough to work with at the Order. Meet international relic hunter and writer at All the Saints You Should Know, Elizabeth Harper.
April 26, 2017 | Blog
Writer Louise Hung shares her first experience with death, and how the lessons she learned from it became an important part of her life. In the upcoming months check back with us as Louise interviews others about their first experience with death, in this intimate, sometimes humorous, and insightful series.
April 18, 2017 | Blog
Writer Louise Hung takes us through her neighborhood cemeteries of Hong Kong and describes the springtime ritual of Ching Ming; when graves are cleaned and tended to, but more than that, ancestors are honored and respected.
April 4, 2017 | Blog
As Women’s History Month comes to a close, we are launching a new series on the unsung female heroes of death. We start the series today by featuring several death heroes our executive director Sarah Chavez found right in her own backyard.
March 28, 2017 | Blog
Artist David Orr has been traveling to the sites of people’s deaths and photographing the skies above for his series, All That Is Solid Melts Into Air. The resulting images function as both portraits of absence and as abstract memorials to the individuals represented. In this piece, David honors the victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire.
March 25, 2017 | Blog
March 21, 2017 | Blog
This is the first in a new series that showcases the death revolutionaries we are fortunate enough to work with at the Order. To begin, one of my oldest friends and colleagues in eco-death, the wry and revolutionary Sarah Wambold.
March 14, 2017 | Blog
March 5, 2017 | Blog
March 1, 2017 | Blog