The Endless Gifts of Grief

11-17-17 The Endless Gifts of Grief

At this moment the world is absolutely marinated in grief, yet most humans fail to recognize that reality. Even worse, few people in this culture have safe places to express their grief or people who will support them in doing so. December 8-10, Carolyn Baker and Terry Chapman will provide a safe container for expressing grief, surrounded by natural beauty and caring allies. In their New Lifeboat Hour conversation, Terry and Carolyn discuss their reasons for creating a “Gifts of Grief” weekend and offer a preview of the event. They note the many forms of grief we all experience and explain how all forms are connected in our hearts through everything we love.

Humanity’s Blind Spot Is Humanity’s Undoing; Grief As The Doorway To Acceptance And Even Joy In The Face Of Our Demise

08-18-17  Humanity’s Blind Spot Is Humanity’s Undoing; Grief As The Doorway To Acceptance And Even Joy In The Face Of Our Demise

Carolyn and consciousness researcher and author, Peter Russell, discuss humanity’s deadly trajectory of acceleration and singularity which guarantee our extinction as certainly as abrupt climate change does. So how do we accept what seems inevitable and the reality that “this is how it ends”? Grief is one doorway to acceptance and also a doorway to the joy at lives at our core.

Responding to Our Predicament with Acceptance and Action

08-04-17  Responding to Our Predicament with Acceptance and Action

Reflecting on her last interview with a millennial guest, Carolyn and retired surgeon, Harvey Austin, author of Elders Rock, discuss our planetary predicament and how wise men and women of all ages must respond by opening to the wisdom that is available to all of us, regardless of our age. Our predicament is calling us all to become “Elders,” not just “olders.” This show honors the wisdom of both the old and the young as we confront a dying planet as well as the ending of our own individual journey on Planet Earth.

Across The Generations Between Boomer And Millennial: Navigating Endings And Beginnings At All Ages

07-22-17  Across The Generations Between Boomer And Millennial: Navigating Endings And Beginnings At All Ages

Carolyn the boomer and Tyler Hess the millennial discuss our terminal predicament from the perspective of both of their generations. The wise-beyond-his-years, Tyler, shares how he lives and serves as he navigates the devastating future left to his generation by boomers in search of endless growth on a finite planet. A priceless conversation between two elders of different ages that you do not want to miss.