Huffington Post: Planning a death, believe it or not, is part of planning a life. Who knew? My sweetie has been interested in the dying process for a long time. It’s part of how she wants to spend her retirement — serving people in that process. When her 92-year-old parents were dying, she sang them into release. It was an amazing process…I was delighted to learn of the launch of The Conversation Project on Friday. Started by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ellen Goodman, and affiliated with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, it seeks to provide a free starter kit to help every person in the world have the conversation about what they want as a good death.