Local author and retired Creative Writing Professor, Melanie Bishop; gives us a virtual tour through the landscape of her newest publication a YA novel titled "My So Called Ruined Life." She shares stories from inside the world of creative writing with students ranging in age from 8 to 80!
Her book-signing event is scheduled at Pilgrim's Way Community Bookstore & Secret Garden, Saturday Feb. 8, 2014.
When children (no matter what their nationality, ethnicity or religion)
are forced to become sex slaves or are kidnapped so that their kidneys
can be surgically removed and sold on the black market, the entire world
must take responsibility. Our guest on Simple Life Radio, Stuart Perrin
author of Little Sisters; will share the back story to this incredible
book. Listen at 4 to 5 p.m. on 540AM krxa or live-stream
@radiomonterey.com. Book-signing at Pilgrim’s Way Community Bookstore & Secret Garden 5:30 to 7 pm same day.
Beyond the spotlight of
success and power, the was a young and idealistic young man by the name
of Steve Jobs. Exploring the little known truth of the the early years,
Chrisann Brennan, author of "The Bite in the Apple" will share stories
of her life and co-parenting with Steve. What
are the costs and who pays the price for huge success? Local Chrisann
Brennan will share candidly about sharing life with this and more.
Working with a collection of questions from Simple Life Radio listeners, Cynthia shares personal stories about the origination of the program and the reasoning and passion to take it public.
Cynthia is thrilled to be
sitting down to talk to a personal and professional mentor of her's
from Silicon Valley, Ray Calmes. He is big into supporting community,
mentoring and has especially deep roots in family.
Elizabeth Bathora is a Vedic Astrologer and an on-sight consultant at Pilgrim's Way Community Bookstore each week. She shares the Vedic perspective of the United States of America now and in the upcoming year. She also looks at the president's chart for some interesting insight.
For Elizabeth's schedule at Pilgrim's Way, check the listing at www.pilgrimsway.com under the listing for Consultaitons.
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.
Our guest today, Michael Calabrese; is returning to share more about his simple life. We talk about great food, shelter, water, and of course a few recipes too! We celebrate our local organic food and Farmer's Market.
An easy and comfortable format, like a neighborly conversation at the coffee table.
Michael is a great hair stylist too. Find him at Salon Park Avenue (831-375-2366) in Monterey.
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.
Adrienne likes balance, and her business is balance between animals and their human caregivers and balance within the animals themselves. She enjoys making the connections that result in better health and harmony. With stories of humor and intrigue, she shares practical techniques for our listeners. Her additional community contribution is with Sustainable Carmel, who's goal it is to educate, empower and inspire residents to be aware of natural resources and plan for a healthy community for years to come.
Adrienne's website: AHermanDogTherapist.com