BETTER DYING THROUGH CHEMISTRY

Dr, Raymond Moody and the staff of The University of Heaven are not advocating the use of psychedelics.  However, we do think that informed discussion about them is important in our exploration of consciousness and end of life. ***************  A high dose …

Dr. Kenneth Ring: Laughing at Death

Dr. Ring enjoys hearing from his readers. If you have comments about his blog posts, please send them to theuniversityofheaven@gmail.com . ***************            Nature has symbols for her nobler joys,             Her nobler sorrows. Who had dared foretell             …

The Great Debate: Is Death a Dead End? The Case for the Prosecution

Of course, when you’re in that in-between zone – what the Tibetans call a “bardo” – after your life is over but before you’ve died, you have plenty of time to think – to ruminate …

Waiting to Die,Part II: One Flu Over the Dang Fool Test

[I actually wrote this last spring after my near near-death experience with the flu.   But since another flu season will soon be upon us, perhaps this cautionary tale is timely after all.  Its message is:  …