Working on the Ending
The Louisiana LGBTQ+ End of Life Guide is a practical manual for making informed choices about your own, or a loved-one’s, end-of-life care. Developed by a queer licensed funeral director and an estate lawyer specializing in LGBTQ issues, the guide walks the reader through the basics of end-of-life decisions.
The impact of our bodies in the end
In a “green” burial, a body is buried in the ground, unembalmed, in a simple, biodegradable container (plain wooden box, cloth shroud or something similar). The remains are left to decompose naturally. Why is this so difficult to come by?