Nearing the Shore: The Mystery of Living While Dying

Dale Guenter


As a family physician turning 50, I felt drawn into the question of what it would be like to befriend my own death. Diving into this exploration has led me to understand how much better my living can be, and how this understanding can become part of my work with patients.

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Leviticus chapter 25

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Rohr R. The Naked Now: Learning to See as the Mystics See. New York: The Crossroad Publishing Company, 2009, pp. 32-33.

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We wish to acknowledge the financial support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Munk School of Global Affairs, and Mount Sinai Hospital.

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