WCML 036: Giving your heart away at the slightest provocation, with Susan Piver

A 4 and a car crash survivor,
She’s also a great deep-sea diver.
(I mean of the heart.)
And that’s only part
Of the beauty that is Susan Piver.

Susan Piver is a Buddhist meditation teacher and a New York Times bestselling author of 7 books. She and I talk about the many, many paths that lead toward (and away from) opening your heart.


  • a spiritual warrior is one who is not afraid of herself.
  • you can’t put a zebra on a couch.
  • trauma can close your heart or open it.
  • the Open Heart Project
  • “Meditation is a compassion tool of the highest order.” -Susan Piver
  • Zen = Surfing
  • the 3 buddhist paths
  • A Path With Heart by Jack Kornfield
  • “Go ahead! Hate whoever you want!” -Susan Piver
  • “I acknowledge that love is the most important thing in life and vow to give my heart away at the slightest provocation.” -Susan Piver

You can find Susan Piver at susanpiver.com.

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Do you wish you could follow your heart, but it seems impossible? I can help you find the clarity and courage you need.

In other words, I can help you find your path.