Podcast & Editorials
Certified death midwife to open eco-friendly funeral parlor at historic Apple Valley Inn.
Article Written by: Rene Ray De La Cruz
for Victorville Daily Press 09/25/2023
Shawn talks with Kelly about Lunar Burial, Full Body Burial at Sea, and her reasons for creating DIY Dying. To listen visit: http://whenyoudie.org/podcast/ or https://soundcloud.com/when-you-die/diy-dying-final-8218-353-pm
Behind the red tape: Disposition, Ceremony &
Legacy Planning as part
of the Worldwide
ReImagine Festival part I
Shawn joins Jill Schock, Stefanie Elkins, Caitlin Morgan, Megan CarMichael, and Rebecca Goldfarb as the A-Team, sharing information for those planning the EOL wishes. Shawn speaks on Disposition options in the US, more specifically here in California.
To listen visit: https://youtu.be/AYWGN_a5QTY
Human Composting to Arrive in California by 2027
"Natural organic reduction, otherwise known as human composting, will be legal in California come 2027, thanks to recent legislation. Previously Long Beach-based, now Apple valley-based DIY Dying, a customized before and after death-care service, is one company that is already partnering with others to provide human composting"
Los Angeles Business Journal
Featuring - Funerals with
BY ANTONIO PEQUEÑO IV. OCT. 10, 2022
Eco Friendly Funeral Facility plans to open at Apple Valley Inn
Article written by: Rene Ray De La Cruz for Victor Valley News Group 09/18/2023
Behind the red tape: Disposition, Ceremony & Legacy Planning as part of the Worldwide ReImagine Festival Part II
Shawn joins Jill Schock, Stefanie Elkins, Caitlin Morgan, Megan CarMichael, and Rebecca Goldfarb
again to bring you more information and time for Q & A.
To listen visit: https://youtu.be/6_Bq3Y3Oz0o
Beautiful Dying Expo Podcast with DIY DYING
Shawn talks with Michele about maintaining a Human Connection during Covid-19.
To listen visit:
Human Composting for
‘Green’ Burial Alternative
"Assembly Bill 351 signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom last week, will create a state regulatory process for natural organic reduction better known as human composting—a burial method in which human remains naturally decompose. Up until now, DIY has partnered with Herland Forest in Washington... "
Featuring Shawn LaValleur-Adame
By Decerry Donato Sep 29 2022