METTA HOUR PODCAST • Episode 211 • Real Life Series w/ Sarah Ruhl

For episode 211 of the Metta Hour Podcast, we are continuing a special series celebrating Sharon’s new book, “Real Life.” This interview features a conversation between Sharon and Sarah Ruhl, pulled from the Living An Authentic Life Summit. Sarah Ruhl is an award-winning American playwright, author, essayist, and professor. Her plays have been produced on Broadway, nationwide, and internationally. Among her most popular are Eurydice (2003), The Clean House (2004), and In the Next Room (2009). Sarah is a 13P and New Dramatists member and won the MacArthur Fellowship in 2006. She teaches at Yale School of Drama and lives in Brooklyn with her family. In this episode, Sarah and Sharon speak about creativity as a spiritual practice and how it naturally emerges from our path. To learn more about Sarah’s work, you can visit her website at

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