Barbara Brown Taylor: Life after Dark

Barbara Brown Taylor: Life after Dark

Barbara Brown Taylor: Life after Dark

Everything Happens with Kate Bowler - December 4, 2018 - 31:19

Author and Episcopal priest Barbara Brown Taylor is no stranger to darkness. After experiencing devastating loss, Barbara explores our culture’s pursuit of the sunny side of life. But perhaps there are things we learn in the dark that we can’t learn in the light. Kate and Barbara discuss the two halves of our lives and how to practice courage even in the scariest of circumstances.CW: Death of parents, tongue cancerFor show notes, the transcript, and discussion questions:

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Are you living your best life now? Not always? This is a podcast for you. Duke Professor Kate Bowler is an expert in the stories we tell about success and failure, suffering and happiness. She had Stage IV cancer. Then she didn’t. And since then, all she wants to do is talk to funny and wise people about how to live with the knowledge that, well, everything happens. Find her online at @katecbowler.