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It’s not entirely clear who haunts Philip Clark’s coming-of-age poem more—the dead or the living.

5 Ways People Die Before They’re Actually Dead

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Shola Richards understands how people can die before they’re actually dead, and he wants to ensure it doesn’t happen to his two young daughters.

Robin Williams Inspired Me To Teach

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On the death of a great artist.

Robin Williams 1983: Even Then, You Could See Life Was a Struggle

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Jesse Kornbluth interviewed Robin Williams for NY Magazine back in 1983. It’s important for Jesse to fall in love with the people while interviewing them. And fall he did. A love that lasted til Williams untimely death.

O Captain, My Captain: Robin Williams and Addiction

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Timothy Mousseau is touched by Williams due to the battle he endured and the struggle he fought. He knows it all too well.

Robin Williams Rest In Peace

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We have lost ‘The Funniest Man in the World’

Depression Is a Murderer. RIP Robin Williams

Robin Williams attends the "The Crazy Ones" Junket - Los Angeles

Eric Shapiro is heartbroken to learn that the lovable genius lost the fight.

Birth and Death and Coming Full Circle

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Shavawn M. Berry has witnessed birth, aging, sickness, and death. common to all life. The question is, what do we do while experiencing them?

Yes, a S.A.D. Life Can Be a Happy Life

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My personal experience living with Social Anxiety Disorder (S.A.D.)

I Was Born With an Expiration Date

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Al Deluise had a premonition he was going to die on August 8th. (Hey, that’s today!) But he doesn’t know what year…

I Lost My Brother To Alcoholism, And I Am An Alcoholic Too

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Dana Bowman deals with the death of her brother while simultaneously admitting to her own struggles.

Will Ceasefire in Gaza Last or is Death not yet Satiated?

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After decades of fighting, misery, terror and death on both sides, can Israeli and Palestinians make peace?

Vin Diesel Speaks About the Struggle to Finish ‘Fast & Furious 7′ After Paul Walker’s Untimely Death

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The shocking death of Paul Walker is still harrowing eight months later.

How It’s Supposed to Work

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“She was the one who brought the condom today, the mix CD and candle. She’d pulled off his socks the way an expert would, not the way a virgin would.” By Christy Cruchfield

5 Ways To Talk To Your Kids About Death

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Big Bird has some surprising sage advice for talking to kids about death.

A Brush With Death Sharpens a Father’s Focus

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Singer and songwriter Ric Elias was in seat 1D on the U.S. Airways plane that belly-flopped into the Hudson. As the moment of truth approached, he remembered his most important job in life.