Synopsis: I recorded this episode in conjunction with a review I wrote (and shared on Facebook and in my WhatsApp Book Review group) of Philip Lister’s A Short Good Life: Her Father Tells Liza’s Story of Facing Death. I initially intended to share ONLY new thoughts in this episode, but I ended up recapping much of what I wrote in the review. I’ve included a link to purchase the book in the shownotes below. Let me know if you buy it, and if you read it, I’d love to hear your thoughts.
Related R' Schneeweiss Content:
- Counting the Weeks of My Life
- Aurelius vs. Akavya ben Mahallalel on Memento Mori
- Body of Clay and Soul of Gold
- Seneca, On the Shortness of Life
- Philip Lister, A Short Good Life: Her Father Tells Liza’s Story of Facing Death
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