Dialogs With My Teacher #38

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Here’s another installment in a series of emails that took place between Michael and one of his senior students beginning the Summer of 2009. May you find the exchange interesting and enriching. ___ October 7, 2010 Student: Are knowing and loving the same thing? Michael: Loving is the felt-sense of total release, of complete surrender. Knowing something factually, or finding certainty, is …

Dialogs With My Teacher #22

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  Here’s another installment in a series of emails that took place between Michael and one of his senior students beginning in August of 2009. May you find the exchange interesting and enriching.   ____ July 29, 2010 (#22) Student: Would it be accurate to say that the ego is strengthened each time we believe that something is wrong? I am noticing something …