★Rockn’ a Double Life with a Parallel Universe

★Rockn' a Double Life with a Parallel Universe   Are you afraid of Death? Dia de Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is right around the corner.  It's a holiday I began observing when my sister Lisa passed away in 2003.  It was a beautiful, ceremonious and cathartic way to observe her passing.  Unlike my Catholic upbringing, which pits death as dark, depressive and dramatic, this Mexican holiday was a joyful, creative and fun way to put Lisa's death in a different perspective. Philosophy This festive holiday offers one of the healthiest ways to honor loved one(s) who have passed on.   Recognizing death as a natural transcendence, Mexican and other Latin cultures celebrate life and honor their loved ones by creating offerings to welcome them back from their journey.  Devoid of superstition, the Day of the Dead has more of a 'laugh in the face of death' energy - artistic, colorful and as zestful as life itself.  The message is clear:  live life...
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