David C. Weiss is a writer whose poems reflect his experience of the Divine and invite readers to travel a path that can lead them to discover the Divine within themselves. He is the author of A Heart On Fire: Poems from the Flames.
Weiss is a presenter, workshop leader, and consultant in the areas of spiritual growth and group development. He is a student of the shakuhachi, a Japanese bamboo flute played in Zen meditation. He has a master’s degree in theology and a doctorate in pastoral psychology from Boston University. He practiced for thirty-five years as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the Boston and Portland, Maine, areas, and now spends part of the year teaching poetry to Tibetan Buddhist monks at Sera Jhy Monastic University in South India, where one of his sons is a Buddhist monk. His other son is a teacher in the Boston area.