Living in the Moments: End-of-Life Conversations with a Person in Denial

Posted on 09/06/2021

In her thoughtful piece, Kelly Kiernan Largey remembers her late husband who opted out of discussing his wishes for end-of-life. Her piece begs the question, “I think anyone would agree that it’s important to listen to and honor a dying person’s wishes. But if your dying loved one’s wish is that their imminent death not be acknowledged, is there a way to honor that wish without denying your own reality?”