Thought Provoking Questions Make it Easy to Start the Talk of a Lifetime

Lightbulb on table Have the Talk of a Lifetime is just that – a conversation (or series of conversations) where you really talk deeply with your loved ones about your life, and how you want to be remembered. Sharing snippets of experiences and memories weaves the fabric of your life story together so that the people you care about have something to hang onto, even when you’re gone. Meaningful memorialization planning starts when loved ones talk about their lives. Thought provoking questions seek to uncover what matters most to your loved ones.

Thought-Provoking Questions

It may not seem easy to begin the Talk of a Lifetime. You may want to talk about important memories and milestones in your life, but don’t want it to seem like it’s coming out of the blue. Have the Talk of a Lifetime provides tools and conversation starters. Below is a list of interesting and unusual questions that can help spark some discussions and may help you remember things long-forgotten. In addition to this list, you can also download our free workbook or consider ordering the Have the Talk of a Lifetime Conversation Cards to get the discussion started. The goal is to open up with someone close to you and share meaningful memories and ideas, so you’re sharing a legacy that can live on:
  • If your life story was a movie, what would be the title?
  • What do you love to do? Why?
  • What or who makes you smile?
  • When was the last time you tried something new? What was it?
  • When was the last time you traveled somewhere you’d never been before? Where did you go?
  • What does “home” mean to you.
  • Is there anything you regret not doing in your life?
  • Is there a time when you didn’t speak up when you should have?
  • What do you want people to remember about you?
  • When you were younger, what did you want to be when you grew up?
  • Whose life have you impacted the most?
  • Tell me about the greatest adventure you’ve had in life?

The Talk of a Lifetime

These thought-provoking life questions will help launch a conversation about the things that really matter. When you Have the Talk of the Lifetime, you’re laying the foundation that can help make the grieving process easier when you’re gone. Find out more about Have the Talk of a Lifetime now.

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