life's journey faith is nourishment, virtuous deeds are
a shelter, wisdom is the light by day and right mindfulness is
the protection by night. If a man lives a pure life,
nothing can destroy him.”
most precious gift we can offer others is our presence.
When mindfulness embraces
those we love, they will bloom like flowers.”
“Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way;
on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally.”
Debra Dadd Redalia, hailed as "The Queen of Green" by the New York Times, she has been a leading consumer advocate for products and lifestyle choices that are better for health and the environment since 1982. She is author of six environmental consumer guidebooks,
including "Nontoxic, Natural & Earthwise," "The Nontoxic Home & Office" and "Home Safe Home."
She is co-editor of the anthology Signs
of Spirit: 100 Amazing True Stories About Being a Spirit,
and the Signs of Spirit blog, where new stories are posted
"Mindfulness: Living in the Now"
by Barbara Biziou, author of
"The Joy of Ritual" and The "Joy of Family Rituals", is an internationally acclaimed teacher of practical spirituality. She is a certified coach, hypno-therapist, meditation teacher and Inter-faith minister.
Barbara has been featured in articles such as Body & Soul, Harper’s Bazaar, New York Magazine, and Parents Magazine. (www.joyofritual.com)
"Mindfulness for Decision-Making and Life Transition"
by Betsy Hedberg
is a psychotherapist, career
counselor, and mindfulness and meditation instructor.
She helps people incorporate mindfulness practices into
their daily lives to realize greater quality time,
reduce stress, navigate personal and career transitions,
and connect with their deepest values. She also has a
passion for travel and is preparing to announce some
mindful, soulful excursions.
"Walk the Path
Victoria Moran, author of numerous books, including her
newest, "Living a Charmed Life" and "The Love Powered Diet." Her other books include, Younger by the Day: 365 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Body & Revitalize Your Spirit," "Fit from
from Within," "Creating a Charmed Life,"
"Shelter for the Spirit," and "Love
Yourself Thin." Her website is (www.victoriamoran.com).
"Mindfulness: Wake up and Smell the Coffee!"
by Colleen Deatsman and Paul Bowersox
"Seeing in the Dark: Claim Your Own
Shamanic Power Now and in the Coming Age". Colleen
is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Social
Worker, Shamanic Practitioner, Energy Movement Healer,
Reiki Master, Certified Hypnotherapist, and Certified
Alternative Healing Consultant at Circle of Life
Counseling and Healing Services in Mason, Michigan
Paul is a
a Shamanic Practitioner and Teacher,
Reiki Practitioner, Writing Coach, Editor and
Contributing Writer for a number of on-line sources,
publications and authors.
"A MindFull Life"
by Robin L.
Silverman, author of the forthcoming book, "Fullistic Living™." She is also the author of "The Ten Gifts" and "Something Wonderful is About to Happen." She is a professional public speaker, corporate trainer, and consultant.
"Find New Strength in Awakened Attention"
acclaimed author of more than 30 books
and audio programs on the subject of self-realization,
several of which have become international best sellers.
His popular works, published in 16 languages, are widely
endorsed by doctors, professionals, and religious
leaders of all denominations. Finley is the
founder and director of Life of Learning Foundation, a
nonprofit center for self-study located in Southern
Oregon where he gives talks four times each week. (www.guyfinley.org)
by James Bryer, Ph.D.
writer and spiritual teacher. Dr. James Bryer has
immersed himself in the spiritual traditions of the East
and West. A psychotherapist for 35 years, James is
co-founder of Processus,
a private counseling agency in St. Cloud, where he now
practices and where he developed the Connecting
a series of classes, workshops and growth groups
promoting spiritual and psychological health. (www.softeningtolove.com)
"On Being Prepared"
by Donna Henes, an internationally renowned urban shaman, eco-ceremonialist, award-winning author, syndicated columnist, popular speaker and workshop leader whose joyful celebrations of celestial events have introduced ancient traditional rituals and contemporary ceremonies to millions of people in more than 100 cities since 1972. (www.donnahenes.net)
of Healing Loss: The Difference Between Grief and
Judith Orloff, M.D., author of the new book "Emotional Freedom: Liberate Yourself From Negative Emotions and Transform Your Life." She is also author of the bestsellers,
"Guide to Intuitive Healing" and "Second Sight." She is a psychiatrist, a practicing intuitive, an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA, and is an international workshop leader on the interrelationship of intuition, energy, and medicine. (www.drjudithorloff.com)
"The Leap - Are You Ready to Live a
New Reality"by Constance Kellough,
author of the new book "The Leap". English
Literature instructor, management consultant and
publisher, Constance has been a pioneer in bringing
resolution to challenges and conflicts by honoring the
unquestionable value of each individual. She began
developing as a young teacher of disadvantaged high
school students and continued through bringing people
together in the business world to accomplish
breakthroughs in behavior and novel solutions to
A Receiving Mind"
Karen's Quarterly Column, "Being Present," at SoulfulLiving.com
by KD Farris, Ph.D., a
successful counselor, healer, and bodyworker, who, for
more than fifteen years, has taught extensive
self-discovery workshops. She is the author of, "MESHE,
HESHE, MISON & ORBIT: What My Grandmother Taught Me
About the Universe." Her website is
Read Carol's Quarterly Column, "Your Unfolding Path," at
Carol Adrienne, Ph.D., an internationally-known workshop facilitator and author whose books have been translated into over fifteen languages. She is also an intuitive counselor and life coach who has helped thousands of people work through doubt, procrastination, and obstacles to create the life they want to live. (www.caroladrienne.com)
"Mindfulness Practice as Writing/Drawing"
Nessa's Monthly Column, "Writing Our Hearts
Out," at SoulfulLiving.com
Nessa McCasey, CPT, former technical editor for
NASA, street/performance poet in Denver, corporate
writer, single mom, marketing communications specialist,
and church music director. She has charted a new path
for work and life in the profession of Poetry Therapy
serving as Vice President of Membership for the National
Association for Poetry Therapy (NAPT). She facilitates
group and individual expressive writing sessions and
presents poetry and creative writing workshops to
jump-start others in their own powers of creative
expression. You can reach Nessa at: firstname.lastname@example.org or
visit her website at www.writersofwrongs.com.
"Being Mindful Everyday"
New Quarterly Column, "Seasoned Living," at
by Bret S. Beall, MS, PhD (Cand), who applies his scientific
training as an evolutionary paleontologist to help people
easily live fantastic lives via consultations,
demonstrations, lectures, articles and his free
e-newsletter about Cooking, Entertaining, Décor,
Budgeting, Simplification, Prioritization, Organization,
and Travel via his company, Global Organic Designs
Lifestyle Services. (www.god-dess.com)
"The Art of Mindfulness"
Read Laura's Quarterly Column, "Gifts of the Soul," at SoulfulLiving.com
by Laura Grace, co-founder of Infinite Wisdom, author, and national speaker. As a regular contributor for publications across the US and Canada, she writes about human awareness and spiritual
growth. Laura is the author of the widely acclaimed book, "Gifts of the Soul" and is the creator and teacher of various personal growth programs. (www.laurahyde.com)
Read Rob's Quarterly Column, "What's Your Number?," at SoulfulLiving.com
by Rob Ragozzine,
expert numerologist, owner of www.simplynumbers.com,
monthly columnist at SoulfulLiving.com
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