Tag: near-death experience

  • LAST WORD: Beatrice Bell

    LAST WORD: Beatrice Bell

    It’s the morning of Good Friday at Spare Change News, and Beatrice Bell, one of the newspaper’s longest-serving reporters, is telling me an amazing story. At the age of seven, after a terrible asthma attack, she found herself having one of those life-changing experiences that are called, in the literature, “near-death.” For three days, which […]