Death Midwifery

Death Midwifery Make An Appointment Who is the Death Midwife? Meet Olivia Bareham The Death Midwife, Founder Hello, and thank you for visiting the Sacred Crossings website and following your intuition to investigate the death and dying journey. My name is Olivia and...
Midwifing Birth and Death

Midwifing Birth and Death

I recently received a rather curt email from a birth midwife asking all of us who support others at the end of life to stop using the terms Death Doula and Death Midwife. She wrote:   “Please stop using the word midwife and doula in the dying context. We...

Press

Press “The funeral rites of the plant kingdom are exquisitely choreographed because they are not celebrating the end of life, but the seamlessness of life. The neighbor oak is not dead; he is reclining at the eternal banquet of the Cosmic Eucharist. Sometimes we...
Sissy Mama

Sissy Mama

Stacy, a birth doula, wife and mother of three beautiful girls called me – she was crying – her 18-yr old daughter Zoe was dying.   “I birthed her in, I need to birth her out,” Stacy declared emphatically. “Can you help me?” Her own...