Your mortality is an opportunity in disguise.
Using Willow's holistic and pragmatic workbook, 7 Tools for Making Sense of Life & Death (you'll receive a free digital/fillable copy), you will be guided to explore the reality of your mortality in this fun, interactive and dynamic day-long workshop.
Most of us know the benefits of preparing for our one-day, some-day death. But sometimes it’s hard to get started. All this planning-ahead business feels overwhelming and fragmented. Or perhaps some basic planning pieces are in place but it feels like who you are isn’t showing up in your planning documents.
Making sense of life and death before making practical arrangements helps ensure that your end-of-life planning reflects your values and priorities. Whether you have days or decades left to live, we believe that thinking about and preparing for your death will inspire you to live your best life now.
Thanks to the generous support of the City of Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery, this event is free to the public. All are welcome to join us.
Death is the one thing in life we’re most certain of, yet most people would do anything to avoid talking or even thinking about it. For most of us, it takes death itself—whether recent or impending—to prompt us to bravely consider the reality of our mortality.
People in their dying days often speak of experiencing enormous growth and transformation. Dying can be a time of truth seeking and risk taking. Many have observed that in the face of death, people tend to focus on what gives (or has given) their life meaning. Perhaps you’ve experienced something similar around a health crisis or the death of someone you knew. The truth is, you don’t need to wait until someone dies or you’re faced with a life-threatening or life-limiting illness to experience these benefits.
Whether you have days or decades to live, we believe that preparing for your some-day, one-day, inevitable death will inspire you to live your best life now.