Hedy’s Blog

From Caregiver to Care-partner

From Caregiver to Care-partner

One Sunday afternoon, I was speaking with a good friend on Zoom and we shared screens to look at my website. Something was there, but it was not my beautiful web site. It was unreadable, and the pages didn’t work, and my heart sank. When it happened, because I don't know anything about websites,...

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This Being Human is a Guest House

This Being Human is a Guest House

Today I want to share with you Rumi’s generative metaphor of the human experience as a guest house. Learning about the guest house has been very important to us in our lives, and is important to all of us as we face the challenges in our world today. Our guest house has been filled to the brim: a confusion, a helplessness, a complication, an obstacle, a discouragement, a momentary relief, a new fear, a frustration, an exhaustion. A great variety of guests have been crowding at our door…

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