Death…

You live, you learn, you change, you die.

But what about the many ways we experience different types of death in a lifetime?

Not all deaths are final. Death does not often mean loss. And, we do not always experience grief. Death could mean change, a chance to grow, may bring awareness, a deep love, death has something to teach us.

My first memorable experience with death was when I was around seven. I had found a nest with three baby robins. I snuck the nest into my room. My stepdad found out, so I pleaded with him to let me care for…