In the first 10 minutes of today's Episode of Living on Purpose, host Lynn Thompson revisits a segment she wrote and recorded for Testament on the CBC radio show Tapestry in spring 2002, entitled Life is But a Dream. The piece was originally written as a speech for Toastmasters, inspired by a life-changing dream on the eve of her friend's death from leukemia at the age of 39 in 1992. For the rest of this podcast, Lynn shares her 2007 conversation with the friend's daughter, Anina, at 25, who was 9 at the time of her father's death (noteably exactly half Lynn's age in 2007). Anina Vanderlinden and Lynn reflect on the nature of dreaming, life, suicide, death, the choice to live and what living on purpose means.
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