In a guest blog I wrote for Rebecca Pillsbury she asked me about how the book idea for Trip To Bliss came into being. Here is my answer.
I recently read ‘The Top Five Regrets of the Dying” by Bronnie Ware. Bronnie, an Australian woman, worked in palliative care for 10 years. She came to this work by continually searching for more meaning and purpose in her life when her banking jobs left her feeling restless and unfulfilled. In her book she explores with her readers the “top 5 regrets” her dying patients share with her, and the insights she gained for herself.
It’s amazing to me how sometimes things just fall into place .... To make a long story short, let me just say, that on a visit to my hometown Berlin last year I met two amazing and inspiring people. One was a friend of a friend of a friend, a woman with an amazing story for the book. More about her in a future blog ... She in turn introduced me to the idea of Tantra massage, and, more specifically, to Atman, a Tantra practitioner at the "Garden of Earthly Delights" in Berlin. In her story she writes about her experience with him: