Marilyn’s Secret Weapon Against Death

How to make death more dignified and less painful.

Victoria Z.
Thought Thinkers
Published in
4 min readApr 9, 2024

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In early 2019, Marilyn Yalom, a feminist author and the wife of renowned psychiatrist Irvin Yalom, was diagnosed with cancer.

After going through a disastrous round of chemotherapy and realizing that she didn’t have a lot of time left, Marilyn proposed to Irvin that they write a book…

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Victoria Z.
Thought Thinkers

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