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Sam is a full-time writer and storyteller from Seattle, WA. She uses her love of history, culture, and end-of-life rituals to blur the lines of mortality. She also acts as the editor-in-chief of Capulet Mag, an online publication that gives young women a platform for sharing their unique perspectives without judgement.
Above all, she believes our legacies live in the stories we tell. When not writing for Cake, she creates content for her blogs and podcasts, travels, and stays up too late reading.
Sam has a 4-year degree in literature as well as 6+ years of experience as an editor for an online literary publication. I connect stories, poems, and art with mortality, grieving, and end-of-life planning.
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She also has 3+ years of experience creating educational content for law firms in the realm of legal planning and financial planning as well as hundreds of research hours.
She has 3+ years of experience explaining complex financial topics related to estate planning, retirement planning, and money management.
Articles by Sam Tetrault (510)
Explore Amish funeral customs and gain an understanding of their focus on community and God. Continue reading
Discover how long a funeral lasts, including considerations for cultural, religious customs, and ... Continue reading
Like other traditions, a funeral procession is a way to show respect to the deceased. Learn more ... Continue reading
Learn about Thai funeral customs, including traditions, etiquette, views on death, and more. Continue reading
Discover the best poems to read at a funeral, memorial service, or celebration of life, including... Continue reading
Discover the unique traditions and customs of Russian funerals, from Russian Orthodox to Jewish R... Continue reading
Celebrating your first Father's Day without your dad can be difficult - here are some tips and i... Continue reading
Learn about repasts after a funeral, including what they are, traditions, and repast etiquette. Continue reading
Learn how to remember, celebrate, and say "happy birthday in heaven" to a deceased loved on their... Continue reading