This segment we review Pilgrim's Way bestsellers for 2013 and look at what books will become movie motion pictures in 2014. Included is a medley of book reviews offered by prior Simple Life Radio guests (Wendolyn Bird, Frank DeLuca, Linda Holiday, Chad Freeman, and Peter Shelling) as they describe their favorite book of all time and what they are doing now.
Justin's book "Fractures," tells his story of bullying, addiction, bi-polar, and gender issues. He shares his personal journey with the extreme ups and downs; sometimes suicidal. Through work with a trusted therapist and service to others, Justin is in a solid place in his life. Working with teens therapeutically, he is happiest.
One of my all time favorite authors, Dan Millman; is our guest today on Simple Life Radio broadcasting on 540AM or livestreaming at MontereyRadio.com. Dan shares stories of personal experience about writing his latest book, "The Creative Compass; writing your way from inspiration to publication" which he and his daughter Sierra Prasada wrote together.
This book is actually applicable to any creative endeavor. Give a listen.
Ken shares his original inspiration at age 10 reading The Secret Garden. Years later, at UCSC his participation in the garden project would turn him to this life's work. Winning awards for community outreach and innovation his team of passionate professionals, continue to grow.
This interview was very informative on the topic of organic farming, ecological landscaping, and permaculture innovations and education.
Ken Foster, is a native of Santa Cruz, California. In 1985 Ken was an apprentice
at the U.C. Santa Cruz Farm and Garden
and has a certificate in Ecological Horticulture from there. Ken also
has an A.S. degree in horticulture from Cabrillo College. Ken is a
landscape contractor, a certified permaculture designer and the owner
of Terra Nova Ecological Landscaping since 1988.
Contributing author to "Contagious Optimism" David Martin is certainly an up-beat guy! He is also a CEO of INDX Strategies Wealth Management and also founder of Marin the Hiking Club. That is an indicator about David's balance, his passion keeps him vibrant in a life he dearly appreciates. His optimism permeates all aspects of life and he doesn't have his head in the sand. Engaging, introspective and just plain fun.
There are some issues that know no bounds. In the socioeconomic climate today, we see a familiar pattern around the globe. Today's show shares that more expanded perspective in a very diverse, creative and fun way!
- Elizabeth Bathora shares a perspective from Vedic Astrology on the government shutdown and more.
- Tim Minchin shares 9 life's lessons in a style all of his own.
- Four strangers encounter the scientific measurement of happiness.