Posts tagged "death"

Goth Emojis Are Now Here For Your Ennui

Up until now, you were forced to scrap the sparse emoji graveyard of sad faces and friendly ghosts, but now, thanks to Nattskiftet you can download gorgeous Goth emojis from the…

Bronwyn Isaac | January 30, 2016 - 10:00 am

Deathbed Diary: Being Me

Death and taxes are a fact of life. Unfortunately for more than 70,000 women (and men) in the U.S. between the ages of 20-39, they will add cancer to that

Killer Titz | January 6, 2016 - 12:00 pm

What Would Really Happen If Santa Slid Down Your Chimney?

My personal fascination with the chimney-sliding aspect of the Santa myth exists precisely because it’s almost realistic, much like his monogamy with Mrs. Claus, ethical treatment of elves, or the…

Bronwyn Isaac | December 25, 2015 - 10:00 am

Heroic Chinese Woman Believed To Be Dead For 10 Years, Found Living In Internet Cafe

Most of her food the past 10 years was provided by generous cafe customers, as well as the occasional cashier shifts she picked up along the way.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 23, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Emily Postmodern: #Mourning In The Time Of Social Media

What can we learn from the Victorians?

Julianna Rose Dow | November 5, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Would You Decorate Your Home With The Tattooed Skin Of Your Dead Loved Ones?

I don’t spend a lot of time thinking about what I want people to leave me when they die, mostly because I pretty much hope that everyone I know and…

Robyn Pennacchia | October 9, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Deathbed Diaries: It’s All Your Fault (RIP Jackie Collins)

Death and taxes are a fact of life. Unfortunately for more than 70,000 women (and men) in the U.S. between the ages of 20-39, they will add cancer to that

Killer Titz | October 7, 2015 - 1:30 pm

One Day Less: I’m Dying, What’s Your Excuse For Being An Asshole?

Death and taxes are a fact of life. Unfortunately for more than 70,000 women (and men) in the U.S. between the ages of 20-39, they will add cancer to that

Killer Titz | September 17, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Check Your Vibes: 10 Things I’ve Learned About Grief To Help Get You Through

 

A little over a year ago, my dad died very unexpectedly, something I’ve written about a lot on this site. As time has gone on, the nature…

Claire Hannum | September 16, 2015 - 10:20 am

One Day Less: Laughing In The Face Of Death

I was born a tenacious optimist and will always loop back around to the hopeful side of things when given enough time, candy and purses. To prove my point, here…

Killer Titz | August 20, 2015 - 2:30 pm

One Day Less: Spinsterella

Death and taxes are a fact of life. Unfortunately, more than 70,000 young women and men in the U.S. between the ages of 20-39 will add cancer to that list

Killer Titz | July 31, 2015 - 11:00 am

One Day Less: Life With Terminal Cancer

Death and taxes are a fact of life. Unfortunately, more than 70,000 young women and men in the U.S. between the ages of 20-39 will add cancer to that list

Killer Titz | July 16, 2015 - 1:40 pm

Can The Dead Visit You In Dreams?

Whenever the subject of death comes up in conversation, people from all different walks of life tell me a host of what are essentially the exact same stories. They see some…

Claire Hannum | May 14, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Troubling: Cows Are Cold-Blooded Human Killers

Being an Indian who isn’t a vegetarian, despite my religion mandating it, has already put me on the shortlist for “Who’s Getting Gored in the Ass First” when the animals…

Beejoli Shah | March 13, 2015 - 5:30 pm

I Want To Die, Like, Yesterday Just So I Can Be Buried In This Pod That Turns Me Into a Tree

Earlier today, this caught my eye on a friend’s Facebook wall: an Italian design company has designed an organic burial pod that will turn the deceased person’s ruins into soil nutrients that will…

Beejoli Shah | February 27, 2015 - 2:00 pm

You Can Now Appoint Someone To Manage Your Facebook When You Die

Planning for our eventual demise is never a fun thing. I don’t know if I know anyone who has gotten around to getting a will together yet. I certainly haven’t.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 12, 2015 - 5:00 pm

I Wish My Wife Made Brittany Maynard’s Choice

The Vatican described Brittany Maynard’s choice to end her own life as “reprehensible,” and it wasn’t alone in that sentiment, writes John La Grange. He recounts one of the many…

Newser | November 17, 2014 - 3:15 pm

On Death, Identity, Humanity In Video Games, And Why Majora’s Mask Is So Important

If you’re into pop culture blogs, but not so into Nintendo, you might have noticed that a lot of people are REALLY REALLY EXCITED about the release of the Legend…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 7, 2014 - 9:30 am

Dater X: Death On A Dinner Date

Unfortunately, I’m becoming a professional at going on great dates that have awful endings. There was my first date with Scar Twin, which went off without a hitch until I

Dater X 2.0 | October 1, 2014 - 12:00 pm
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