The six passionate stories in this memoir explore metaphorically the sacred marriage of matter and spirit, science and religion. From the author's childhood love for her dog, through her encounters with men and women, gay and straight, young and old, to the husband with whom she has been bonded for decades, we get a glimpse into the Mystery of which we are all a part.
Carolyn gives an overview of the book:
Since a child growing up in Brooklyn, I have been a 'practical mystic.' This has led me to work as a midwife in India; a builder of strawbale houses; a classical musician and more recently, an improvisational singer for healing. For the last 50 years I have lived, with my...