The Magnificent Terrain of Your Heart

A metaphor I often use to describe consciousness is that of a country, a city or a terrain. The condition of any of these lands may be luminous, a pleasure to behold, warm, comfortable and inviting. They might also be grey, wild, stormy and unpredictable. These places can be inhabited by friendly people, beautiful wildlife, […]

The Witness: Communicating Divine Presence

Hanging on my bedroom wall is a small painting of the lunar surface. It was created for me by a palliative care patient with whom I worked about 10 years ago. He gave it to me as a gift of gratitude for the therapeutic relationship that we had created together to support him on his […]