Julie Saeger Nierenberg

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I am an author, editor, and curator of stories, and I am honored to coach other writers to pen and publish their work. A lifelong educator and artist, I am a proud parent and "grand-partner," and I live with my spouse in Canada.

Inspired by my father’s end of life, I published a short memoir about my family’s loss and my personal response to his death and dying. "Daddy, this is it. Being-with My Dying Dad" launched a true journey of connection and transformation, as I reach out to share it with those who assist the dying and bereaved.

Since my book's publication, I received numerous end-of-life perspective stories from others, some of which will soon be available in a book called "Journey's End: Death, Dying and the End of Life," coauthored
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Saturday was our wedding anniversary. One year since we were married. One year since that wonderful day, a day that was almost perfect in every way.


After twelve years, living as husband and wife, we wanted to make it official. We chose to experience the joys of saying “I do,” of toasting each other and consecrating ourselves to each other in front of witnesses. With only 48 hours of pre-plannin...

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