Near the Exit: Travels with the Not-So-Grim Reaper, Lori Erickson
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Near the Exit: Travels with the Not-So-Grim Reaper

Author: Lori Erickson

Narrator: Lori Erickson

Unabridged: 5 hr 47 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Dreamscape Media

Published: 08/13/2019

Genre: Family & Relationships - Death, Grief, Bereavement

Synopsis

After her brother died unexpectedly and her mother moved into a dementia-care facility, spiritual travel writer and Episcopal deacon Lori Erickson felt called to a new quest: to face death head-on, with the eye of a tourist and the heart of a pastor. Blending memoir, spirituality, and travel, Near the Exit examines how cultures confront and have confronted death by investigating Egypt's Valley of the Kings, Mayan temples, Colorado cremation pyres, Day of the Dead celebrations, Maori settlements, and tourist-destination graveyards. Erickson reflects on mortality and how life is made more precious by accepting it. Through her personal journey and her travels, Erickson maintains that one of the most life-affirming things we can do is to invite death along for the ride.

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