Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? Big Questions from Tiny Mortals

Best-selling author and mortician Caitlin Doughty answers real questions from kids about death, dead bodies, and decomposition.Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives...

From Here to Eternity Traveling the World to find the Good Death

The best-selling author of Smoke Gets in Your Eyes expands our sense of what it means to treat the dead with "dignity."Fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies, mortician...

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes And Other Lessons from the Crematory

Most people want to avoid thinking about death, but Caitlin Doughty – a twenty-something with a degree in medieval history and a flair for the macabre – took a job at a...