Category Archives: Death

Driving & Drinking By RSA

Title: Fatal Collisions 2008-2012 –  Alcohol As A Factor Author: Ireland, RSA Published: Dublin, Road Safety Authority, 2016 Full Text & Source: http://www.rsa.ie/Documents/Fatal%20Collision%20Stats/Contributory_Factors_in_Fatal_Collisions/Fatal%20Collisions%202008-2012%20Alcohol%20.pdf Sample Text Background to Report Over the time period 2008 to 2012, 983 fatal collisions occurred on … Continue reading

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Memory Books for Bereavement

Title:Memory Books for Bereavement Author: Marcelina Hardy Full Text & Source: http://dying.lovetoknow.com/coping-grief/memory-books-bereavement The Internet, Online, 20/11/2016 Sample Text Memory books are the perfect way to remember a loved one who has died. They can hold some of the most precious … Continue reading

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Grief Journaling – It Works !

Title: Grief Journaling Tips & Writing Prompts Author: Heather Stang, Mindfulness & Grief Full Text & Source: http://mindfulnessandgrief.com/grief-journaling/ The Internet, Online, 20/11/2016 Sample Text: Grief journaling can help you record and process your experience of grief. As you begin to … Continue reading

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Grief is the last act of love

Grief is the last act of love we can give to those we loved. Where there is deep grief, there was great love. Grief never ends… But it changes. It’s a passage, not a place to stay. Grief is not … Continue reading

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Researching your family history in Ireland: Where to start

Title:Researching your family history in Ireland: Where to start Author:Irish Genealogy Toolkit Full Text & Source: http://www.irish-genealogy-toolkit.com/irish-roots.html The Internet, Online, 6/8/2016 Sample Text: So where to start? Start with yourself and work backwards.  Talk to your relatives. Find your ancestor’s … Continue reading

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Because I Could Not Stop For Death By Emily Dickinson

Because I could not stop for Death– He kindly stopped for me– The Carriage held but just Ourselves– And Immortality. We slowly drove–He knew no haste And I had put away My labor and my leisure too, For His Civility– … Continue reading

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“We are from Earth”.

“We are from Earth”, said Syrian refugees. Title: The cartoon that sums up the world’s ‘migrant crisis’ Author: Matthew Champion Full Text & Source: http://i100.independent.co.uk/article/the-cartoon-that-sums-up-the-worlds-migrant-crisis–g12atJpSWZ Sample Text: In recent months, Europe has looked on with horror at the deaths of … Continue reading

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