Gentleness, Gratitude & Great Mystery

Susannah Darling Khan
It is one year ago that my father died (4th July 2023) in the middle of the Long Dance last year. Luckily, I could move back and forward between him, at home, and the Long Dance...
1 July 2024
8 min read

A good day to dance!

Susannah Darling Khan
And it always is, however which way you do it - bringing body heart and mind together in the movement of life is so good. here are some great ways to get body and soul...
17 June 2024
1 min read

Ya'Acov is 60

Susannah Darling Khan
In Japan there is a saying that when you are 60 you start over again, a fresh start, like a rebirth. And indeed there are many resonances in that for us. We are both now...
1 May 2024
8 min read

From my heart to yours

Susannah Darling Khan
"HOPE is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but certainty that something makes sense regardless of how it turns out. It is HOPE,...
3 April 2024
7 min read

Wild Honey

Susannah Darling Khan
How do we not avert our eyes but at the same time, not drown in all the heartbreak and pain? Joan Halifax speaks about the importance of having a strong, joy filled spine to back...
12 March 2024
5 min read

Crossing the River

Susannah Darling Khan
Susannah tells the very human story of the journey that has led to this new website being realised.
20 February 2024
18 min read

Of grief & prayer

Susannah Darling Khan
In the anguish of what is happening in Israel and in Gaza, it’s hard to see a way out or through. I know that I do not have any real idea how it is to...
31 October 2023
11 min read

37 years in

Susannah Darling Khan
Ya’Acov and I are taking our annual holiday to celebrate our 37 years together and our 34th wedding anniversary. As we raise our heads from all the details of our work and look into each...
20 October 2023
2 min read

The spirit of grief is with me

Susannah Darling Khan
It's now just over 6 weeks since my father died. And I'm feeling both so OK and so full of grief. As, with Lisa's help we clear the "stuff" of daily life, there are many...
16 August 2023
4 min read

Laying my father to rest

Susannah Darling Khan
I'm sharing this here for those who have been following my very common place human story of losing a parent. At the same time, having a parent who approaches death with the sanguinity and acceptance...
20 July 2023
6 min read

The horses led me home

Susannah Darling Khan
The ponies have led me home again, and again, home to the heart, to stillness, to quietness, to peace. They teach me, again and again about trust and trust worthiness, about responsible leadership, about how...
7 June 2023
7 min read

one door closes....

Susannah Darling Khan
When we decided that, due to my father’s frailty, it was not right that I go to the Amazon in the beginning of this year several unexpected doors opened.  One was the experience of writing...
3 May 2023
6 min read
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