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Die Wise Teaching at Hollyhock
July 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - July 22, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
July 17 – 22, 2015
Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, is Stephen Jenkinson’s new book about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. Published by North Atlantic Books (March 2015).
DIE WISE: For those of us who will, come what may, fail to live forever, what instruction does our pursuit of ‘be all you can be’ whisper as we die? It whispers, ‘No worries. There’s no real death’. But there is. This is a time to practice something of the crazed wisdom and radical etiquette of the ending of days, which is our human birthright link to registration.
TUITION: $625 CDN / 5 nights (meals & accommodation extra)
(800) 933-6339 or (250) 935-6576 (outside North America)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Fax: (250) 935-6424
P.O. Box 127, Manson’s Landing, Cortes Island, B.C., V0P 1K0, Canada
Die Wise Video Trailer
Stephen teaches internationally and is the creator and principal instructor of the Orphan Wisdom School, founded in 2010. With Master’s degrees from Harvard University (Theology) and the University of Toronto (Social Work), he is revolutionizing grief and dying in North America. Stephen is redefining what it means to live, and die well. Apprenticed to a master storyteller, he has worked extensively with dying people and their families, is former programme director in a major Canadian hospital, former assistant professor in a prominent Canadian medical school, consultant to palliative care and hospice organizations and educator and advocate in the helping professions. He is also a sculptor, traditional canoe builder whose house won a Governor General’s Award for architecture.