Living Fully, Dying Well

Edward W. Bastian, Edward W. Bastian, Ph.D., Tina L. Staley

“How are you going to take the worry of loss of life and switch it into one thing profound, one thing optimistic? What’s the alchemy that permits somebody who’s in a metaphorical desert to show round and see a flower?”–Tina L. Staley

“Loss of life–the final sleep? No, it’s the closing awakening.”–Sir Walter Scott

Most of us attempt to keep away from desirous about loss of life till the second we come face-to-face with it. However when we’ve got the braveness to just accept our inevitable mortality–and even to ponder it actively, as a non secular practice–we open the door to residing totally, joyfully, and in full presence. Dwelling Absolutely, Dying Properly is an investigation into the problem every of us faces–to embrace all of life, from the start to the tip.

When loss of life approaches, many people endure a profound transformation–we let go of outdated distractions and focus with new readability on what provides our life that means. But we are able to invite these profound “deathbed revelations” at any level in our lives by participating in an sincere inquiry into our personal mortality. Dwelling Absolutely, Dying Properly supplies a doorway to start your personal exploration of the mysteries of death–from the cultural myths about dying, to the private fears all of us share, to the query of what turns into of us past this life.

Dwelling Absolutely, Dying Properly unfolds as a dialogue between non secular leaders and medical healers, every of whom brings their very own distinctive perspective to the common human expertise of loss of life. These luminaries supply their tales, their insights, and their most dear practices, all to rework loss of life from a supply of worry to a possibility to disclose the true richness of your life.

Dwelling Absolutely, Dying Properly has acquired the next awards:

  • 2010 Gold Unbiased Publishers Award (IPPY)–Getting older/Loss of life & Dying
  • 2010 Gold Nautilus Award–Grieving/Loss of life & Dying
  • 2010 Gold Dwelling Now Award–Grieving/Loss of life & Dying