Ending With A Flourish [Rebroadcast]

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Summary: New Years celebrations are all parties and hats, songs and champagne. No one ever seems to talk about the fact that something big just ended. An entire year of life, come and gone. Shouldn’t we pause to mourn, or mark its passing with a little reverence? We don’t handle endings well, in general. So this hour, let’s learn about how to make a good ending — whether leaving a lover, quitting a job, or getting ready for the end of life itself. Guests: <a href="https://www.ttbook.org/people/steve-almond" target="_blank">Steve Almond</a>, <a href="https://www.ttbook.org/people/ilana-gershon" target="_blank">Ilana Gershon</a>, <a href="https://www.ttbook.org/people/sean-hemingway" target="_blank">Sean Hemingway</a>, <a href="https://www.ttbook.org/people/simon-critchley" target="_blank">Simon Critchley</a>, <a href="https://www.ttbook.org/people/david-giffels" target="_blank">David Giffels</a>