Entries by Patt Lind-Kyle

Patt on Conversations with Michael Stone

On Conversations with Michael Stone, Patt and Michael shared an intimate, in depth conversation about life and the continuum of death and dying.  Focusing on Patt’s recently released book Embracing the End of Life: A Journey into Dying and Awakening, Michael and Patt explore the awakening impact of facing personal and societal fears of death […]

Is a Silent Tsunami Coming?

A silent tsunami is going on in our country right under our noses.  It could affect our everyday lives and how long we may live. The issue of how long we will live or our longevity reminds me of the classic children’s story, The Velveteen Rabbit.  Remember when, Rabbit asks the Skin Horse, “Does it […]

Brainwaves at the End of Life

Many of you have had the experience of being with a friend, family member or a relative when they died. For most of us this is an unforgettable experience. When I was a hospice volunteer I was overcome again and again when someone passed. The room lit up and filled with a love that unquestionably […]

A doorway opened

An Invitation to Embracing the End of Life: A Journey into Dying and Awakening by Robin Milam In the predawn silence, an internal alarm caused me to awaken, almost with a start. My first thought was of my mother in the adjacent room.  Over the last few months, pancreatic cancer had been aggressively depleting life […]