"After You Die" by Rakim Deserves a Deeper Exploration

Rakim A Deeper Exploration

The beat of hip-hop has long served as a soundtrack for cities across the US and around the world, inspiring young people and creating a subculture that affects everything from fashion to politics. Ask any hip hop fanatic about Rakim and they will tell you that hip-hop would not have had the same impact without […]

Game Of Thrones And The Cycle Of Death Part II

Games of Thrones

When speaking to someone recently who is a big Game of Thrones enthusiast, I asked what draws people so much. She replied that it is about power; almost everyone thinks they deserve to sit on the Iron Throne. Game of Thrones and the Cycle of Death and Power The pursuit of power, a central theme […]

Death, Music, And Life’s Natural Rhythms

funeral procession painting

We dance because we want to let go, to escape, and express ourselves as we heed the alluring call of music: its rhythm and its beauty. There is a mysterious connection between the attraction to music and death. Like the rhythm of music, death is part of the natural rhythms. In yoga, we are taught […]

Goodreads Giveaway

Death an exploration book

I would like to let everyone know that my book Death: An Exploration is currently available for a Goodreads Giveaway. I will be giving away 10 FREE copies. Sign up as soon as you can because the giveaway ends on 8/2. To participate, simply click the link below: Win a FREE Book at Goodreads!