How to write to someone who is dying

death,dying,terminal,terminal illness,writingThe other day I was asked by one of my subscribers – a very good friend, as are so many of my subscribers now – what advice I could give her about sending greetings to a terminal cancer patient. It was this patient’s birthday and my friend/subscriber wanted to mark the occasion.

But as the recipient had only a few predicted weeks to live, my friend was at
a loss to know what to say.

For a list of all 12 articles in this series on how to write well to people dealing with death, bereavement and other life sadness, click here. 

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