End of life inspires a masterwork of creativity as well as remembrance. Storytelling is illuminated by rich, cultural details. Read accounts by several folklorists, teachers and artists who explore deeply personal accounts and observe local reflections of mourning.
O’odham Family Healing, Melissa T. Norris
Comadres Interviews, Sowing the Seeds Project, Elena Díaz Bjorkquist
Comadres Interview Summaries, Gail Bornfield
Reflections in Loss of Faith, Anonymous, LT
Tucson Ghost Bikes, Nic Hartmann
Adornment in End of Life, including Beads of Courage, Monica Surfaro Spigelman