In early June, my husband and I brought 12 week-old puppy into our house to join us and our 9 1/2 year-old hound dog, Rusty. I’ll be honest. Given the effect it’s had on my health, I’ve questioned at times whether we made a wise decision. Read More
Inspired by the Buddha, I expand on the themes of my books. From How to Be Sick, I explore how to live with grace, purpose, and joy in the midst of chronic pain and illness. From How to Wake Up, I explore our potential to awaken to a peace and well-being that aren't dependent on whether a particular experience is pleasant or unpleasant, joyful or sorrowful. Our struggles and difficulties can be the seeds of awakening. This is a path that all of us can follow, regardless of our backgrounds or circumstances.