Louise DeSalvo, author of Writing a a Way of Healing: How Telling Stories Transforms Our Lives, draws on and explores the teachings of James Pennebaker, PhD, author of The Secret Life of Pronouns, Opening Up, and other books. He is the nationally recognized expert on the connection between writing and better health. Both books are highly recommended for anyone who writes and/or is interested in the healing process.
It’s not easy to own our story and love ourselves through the process of doing so. Brene Brown, in her books and teachings brings us one step closer to finding the courage to do so. I’ve read three of Brene Brown’s books and I’m really not sure which one I liked the best. They are all worth reading if you’re looking for a way to overcome shame and fear and find the courage to be bravest you!
DARING GREATLY, How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead
THE GIFTS OF IMPERFECTION, Let Go of Who You Think You’re Suppose to Be and Embrace Who You Are
RISING STRONG: How the Ability Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead
Patricia Lee “Patti” Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, poet, and visual artist who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses. (Wikipedia)
BOOKS by Patti Smith
JUST KIDS (2010) National Bestseller, an unforgettable odyssey of a legendary artist, told through the cafés and haunts she has worked in around the world. It is a book Patti Smith has described as “a roadmap to my life.”
M TRAIN (2015)
More books by Patti Smith
PATTI SMITH’S FACEBOOK PAGE
“In my way of thinking, anything is possible. Life is at the bottom of things and belief at the top, while the creative impulse, dwelling in the center, informs all.”
― Patti Smith, M TRAIN
Cassandra Monique “Andra” Batie (born December 30, 1984), known professionally as Andra Day, is an American singer and songwriter from San Diego, California. Her debut album, Cheers to the Fall, was released in 2015 and peaked at number 48 on the US Billboard 200 chart. The album was nominated for Best R&B Album and the album’s main single, “Rise Up”, was nominated for Best R&B Performance at the 2016 Grammy Awards. Day also notably appeared alongside Stevie Wonder, who is partially credited for her discovery, in an ad for Apple TV in late 2015. Her Cheers to the Fall Tour began in November 2016.
VIRGINIA WOOLF (1882-1941) was one of the major British literary figures of the twentieth century. An admired literary critic, she authored many essays, letters, journals, and short stories in addition to her groundbreaking novels.
VIRGINIA WOOLF’S BOOKS