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The nature of bliss, with Rev Tim Costello

"I think bliss is the sense that your life has been for a purpose," said the Reverend Tim Costello, CEO of World Vision when I spoke to him about the nature of bliss. He spoke about his own charitable path, and why - in a world where 40,000 kids die each day from preventable diseases - so few of us seem to have the political and spiritual imagination to tackle such problems. More

The power of sharing your story

As a journalist who gathers people’s stories for a living, there are certain moments that I look for in an interview that often occur when someone starts talking about where their inspiration comes from. I feel this energy suffusing them, and it starts to affect me in the same way - I start to get lit up with excitement too. Our energy starts to resonate together. In transpersonal counselling, this moment of resonance has been called the 'healing metaphor'. More