About the Author
Jeremy and Karen Hayward were close friends and students of Chögyam Trungpa, one of the first Tibetan Buddhist teachers in America and founder of the Naropa Institute. Jeremy Hayward helped Trungpa present the teachings of Shambhala warriorship through Shambhala Training, of which he is now international education director. He is author of Letters to Vanessa: On Love, Science, and Awareness in an Enchanted World, and Shifting Worlds, Changing Minds: Where the Sciences and Buddhism Meet. Karen Hayward was the first director of the Kalapa Ikebana school of flower arranging that was founded by Chögyam Trungpa. The Haywards teach warriorship retreats around the world.