Category Archives: Facing Death

Confronting My Death

Death is our friend precisely because it brings us into absolute and passionate presence with all that is here, that is natural, that is love.   Rilke I have a little prayer I say each morning when I wake up. The … Continue reading

Facing Death, First Steps

Do You Really Want to Live Forever?

Really, do you want to live forever? I think we imagine we do because thinking of death seems so awful. And our society in the last few generations has been spared all the routine deaths that used to surround everyone … Continue reading

Facing Death