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Recommended Books

The three books I’ve been reading lately offer an opportunity to slow down. One encourages us to listen ‘because listening is the doorway to everything that matters.’ Another... 



Recommended Reading

The secret to discovering the deep purpose hidden at the core of your life can be found in the two-thousand-year-old classic, the Bhagavad Gita, writes Stephen Cope in The Great Work... 



Books for Body, Mind, Soul

The Chinese Year of the Serpent begins on the new moon of February 9, 2013. As the serpent is a symbol of healing and rebirth, it’s an ideal time to benefit from the transformative... 



Recommended Books

The books that have come my way recently would make ideal gifts for yourself or others during gift-gifting season. They represent a celebration of  British Columbia writers and all... 



Book Review: Active Hope

“Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We’re in without Going Crazy” by Joanna Macy & Chris Johnstone, New World Library ISBN 978-1-57731-972-6 “We live at a time when the living... 



Book Review: Creating Time

“Creating Time: Using Creativity to Reinvent the Clock and Reclaim Your Life” by Marney K. Makridakis (New World Library ISBN 978-1-60868-111-2) One day recently I got through all... 



SoulSpace: Transform Your Home, Transform Your Life

“SoulSpace: Transform Your Home, Transform Your Life” by Xorin Balbes  (New World Library), ISBN 978-1-60868-037-5 Xorin Balbes is an award-winning architecture conservator, designer,... 



Book Review – Persistence: All Ways Butch and Femme

“Persistence: All Ways Butch and Femme” edited by Ivan E. Coyote and Zena Sharman (Arsenal Pulp Press 2011), ISBN 9781551523972 Ever since hearing internationally renowned storyteller... 



Review: A Celtic Pilgrimage; Four Elements

“A Celtic Pilgrimage with John O’Donohue” (New Perspective Productions/Sounds True 2009) ISBN 978-1-60407-524-3 and “Four Elements: Reflections on Nature by John O’Donohue”... 



Book Review: One-Minute Mindfulness

“One-Minute Mindfulness: 50 Simple Ways to Find Peace, Clarity, and New Possibilities in a Stressed-Out World” by Donald Altman, New World Library, ISBN 978-1-60868-030-6 “Live... 



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