Recommended Reading

Image of Kitchen Table Wisdom: Stories that Heal, 10th Anniversary Edition
Author: Rachel Naomi Remen
Publisher: Riverhead Books (2006)
Binding: Paperback, 384 pages
Image of My Grandfather's Blessings: Stories of Strength, Refuge, and Belonging
Author: Rachel Naomi Remen
Publisher: Riverhead Books (2001)
Binding: Paperback, 400 pages

Music Played

Image of Awakening
Artist: Joseph Curiale, Joseph Curiale, The Royal Philhramonic Orchestra/Academy of Saint Martin in the Fields, Dod Severinsen (trpt.), Ralph Morrison (violin), Mike Miller (guitar)
Label: Orchard Road
Image of Adams/Cox/Fink/Fox
Artist: John Luther Adams, Rick Cox, Michael Jon Fink, Jim Fox, Marty Walker, Amy Knoles
Label: Cold Blue Label
Image of Modern Mandolin Quartet
Artist: Modern Mandolin Quartet
Label: Windham Hill Records
Image of Kurt Weill: String Quartet; Schulhoff: Quartet No. 1; Hindemith: Quartet No. 3
Artist: Brandis Quartett............
Label: Nimbus Records
Image of Brahms: Piano Music (7 Fantasies / 3 Intermezzi / 6 Piano Pieces)
Artist: Dubravks Tomsic
Label: Vox (Classical)
Image of Agada
Artist: Flying Bulgar Klezmer Band
Label: Trad. Crossroads
Image of Blackwood Plays Blackwood
Label: Cedille Records
Image of Variations / Shaker Loops
Artist: Steve Reich, John Adams
Label: Polygram Records
Image of Unspeakable
Artist: Bill Frisell
Label: Nonesuch

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is medical director of the Commonweal Cancer Help Program, and a clinical professor of family and community medicine at the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. Her books include My Grandfather's Blessings, and Kitchen Table Wisdom.