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Fear of Dying

ISBN: 9781545610145
Binding: Paperback
Author: Neal Rechtman
Trim: 5.5 x 8.5 inches
Published: 1/30/2018

In Fear of Dying the author documents his wife's relatively stress-free acceptance of a terminal diagnosis (stage four pancreatic cancer). Using Elisabeth Kubler-Ross's famous treatise On Death and Dying as a framework he narrates his wife's calm navigation of the "five stages of grief" and details for the reader the reasoning she used to maintain her fearless perspective.

 

Neal Rechtman is a American writer based in Christ Church Barbados. His 2008 novel The 28th Amendment was about an actor whose popular portrayal of a fictional US president on television draws him into real-world politics. His forthcoming novel The Ashwander Rules (November 2017) is also a political thriller: a secret Mossad operation in Washington DC saves the American chief justice from assassination (by drone) at the hands of domestic terrorists. Fear of Dying is a non-fiction account of his wife's relatively stress-free acceptance of a terminal diagnosis (stage four pancreatic cancer). Using Elisabeth Kubler-Ross's famous treatise On Death and Dying as a framework he narrates his wife's calm navigation of the "five stages of grief" and details for the reader the reasoning she used to maintain her fearless perspective.

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