On death and dying: A post-mortem of life’s great equaliser

Four years ago today, on August 21, one of my closest friends chose to end her life by jumping out her bedroom window. The ringing of my mobile awakened me in the early hours of the morning. The voice on the other end of the line was hardly comprehensible, mingled with wails, sobs and hyperventilation. … Continue reading On death and dying: A post-mortem of life’s great equaliser