A Life Doula’s Perspective on Death

Most people prefer not to think about death, but Algoma-based life doula Marggie Moertl wants to change that. Rather than fearing death or finding it sad, she looks upon it as a joyous process that brings loved ones together and prompts self-reflection.

“I’m so comfortable with death,” she said. “I can see the joy in it and understand that our physical life is just one piece of who we are, so that when we are ready to lose our physical body, it is a joyous moment.” …read more!