Despite never meeting this women she has shaped me as much as my mother.
Tara's podcast was my first step into mindful living in High School and her perspective of the world communicated through her words and actions continues to shape the way I see life.
If I owe someone a debt of gratitude it is Tara Brach.
"Tara Brach is a leading western teacher of Buddhist (mindfulness) meditation, emotional healing and spiritual awakening."
This podcast shapes who I am as a human. I am deeply grateful for these moments of meaningful conversation each week.
"On Being takes up the big questions of meaning with scientists and theologians, artists and teachers — some you know and others you'll love to meet. Each week a new discovery about the immensity of our lives — updated every Thursday. Hosted by Krista Tippett. Discover more at onbeing.org. On Being Studios is the producer of On Being, Becoming Wise, Creating Our Own Lives, and more to come."
From middle school this podcast reminds me that the world is freaking amazing and there are other people in the world who see that.
"Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience. Radiolab is heard around the country on more than 500 member stations."
Dave Webber introduced me to the the Liturgists a Coffee & Co trip back in spring of 2017.
"Michael Gungor, Science Mike, Lissa Paino, and an ever revolving cast of creators take on topics through the perspectives of science, art, and faith."
Waking Up with Sam Harris
After a recommendation from Nick Stumphauzer I listened to the first episode and proceeded to binge listen for a few weeks.
"Join neuroscientist, philosopher, and best-selling author Sam Harris as he explores important and controversial questions about the human mind, society, and current events. Sam Harris is the author of five New York Times bestsellers."