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.
What is an "eating disorder" and how does it impact us? Doreen shares openly her journey with food and how she has reclaimed herself. Listen to how she has managed to deal with the real life situations and find joy in life!
Michael Calabrese of Salon Park Avenue, is not just a great hair stylist, (and that he is).
He is also a successful urban farmer! Living in Carmel Valley, much
like he grew up, growing food and living close to the land. Michael
tells stories about how old Monterey was, how life is for him working
less than 4 days per week, and living off the harvest that he grows in
his yard. He still makes time to travel. He has many friends and
relatives that share in his farming ventures and knows how to build
community around him. He shares some favorite recipes that will make
your mouth water.
Winter garden, chickens, bees, horses and don't forget canning! Listen in and see if you don't feel inspired to grow at home!
Salon Park Avenue, Monterey, California - for the best haircut ever!
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.
Nancy Mellon is a psychotherapist, counselor and storyteller. Nancy explains how she uses and encourages in her clients, an openness to creative, healing storytelling and how it is used for health and healing. Offering real life experiences to illustrate. Warm, engaging, and educational.
Joann Marie Donahoe is a local Vet who make house calls, shares about what "Animal Parenting" as she wrote the book on it! Much like human family dynamics, when pets ar part of the family they will adapt to the existing dynamics; and mirror what patterns we have put in place. Joann talks about experiences with extreme cases that very quickly turn around. Full of passion for our four-legged companions, Joann is candid, authentic and entertaining as well as informative.
Her website: www.animalparenting.com