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Guest Post: Tina Frisco – On Facing Death

Friend and blogger John Fioravanti kindly invited me to guest post on his impressive blog. I was thrilled to accept and am delighted to share this with you. John is a historian who blogs on issues of contemporary importance, health, writing tips and more. He also supports other authors by reblogging and guest posting. Please visit his blog and enjoy his excellent posts. Thank you so much for hosting me, John, and for sharing my work ❤

Shortly after John invited me to be his guest, I received an email from a friend telling me his wife and my dear friend had just been diagnosed with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. Upon sending my condolences, Payson replied: 

Persevere…the dice keep rolling…and one adapts with as much detachment as possible.
The work of a lifetime….that drawing closer to the Event Horizon makes one more present.
Such good work…a blessing to be aware!

Both Payson and Kamla are authors and devoted to a spiritual path. I read Kamla’s book, The Singing Guru, during one long night of sitting with a dying friend. Kamla writes: 

The Divine “is everywhere, in every direction, in every space, without exception.”

Payson produces DVDs he calls VideoTonePoems, which are a blend of exquisite visual art, intriguing sound, and the poignant written word.

I’m sharing their work with you here, because it’s relevant to the subject matter of my guest post  ❤  

8 thoughts on “Guest Post: Tina Frisco – On Facing Death”

  1. I will head over to John’s blog to finish reading this intriguing post, Tina. But I wanted to wish your friend the best going forward (as you likely know, CLL is typically a slow-growing leukemia) and to tell you that, based on just what you’ve said, I have already ordered the hardcover of her book, The Singing Guru. Lord knows I could use more enlightenment, and it sounds like just the vehicle to provide it. Thanks!

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    1. Oh, Em, I’m so glad you bought Kamla’s book. It’s entertaining as well as enlightening. If you’re interested, I reviewed it on Amazon. Let me know what you think after reading it. Thanks for your lovely comment, my friend ❤

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