Author Archives: Anna

Book of Interest—Jung, Buddhism, and the Incarnation of Sophia

What does Jung have to do with it? This is not a light read. Those who are looking for quick facts will be disappointed. However, for those who have achieved at least a glimpse of the initiations that await those … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—The Book of Pride

What do you remember? I moved into an apartment on the north edge of West Greenwich Village in 1969. (I was working and going to school nights at NYU.) Suddenly I was surrounded by gay men and the culture that … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—Just Enough

Can you stop at just enough? This is, above all, a cookbook. Specifically, a cookbook of traditional Japanese vegan recipes. The recipes come from Zen monasteries. When the author of this cookbook joined the Aichi Nisodo convent, she was seeking … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—Alphabreaths

Can mindfulness be taught through play? Clinical psychologist Christopher Willard and family therapist Daniel Rechtschaffen join forces with London artist HollyClifton-Brown to add yet another standout book to SoundsTrue’s already stellar lineup of children’s books. Starting with the basic A, … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—Dig Your Heels In

Should you stay or go? Despite an increasing focus on gender discrimination, women continue to be frustrated when seeking achievement in the corporate world. Millennial women, in particular, are fleeing corporations to go their own way. It’s something Joan Kuhl … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—Panic Free

How do you face FEAR? When I hung out my shingle as a spiritual intuitive (psychic) in 1991, I was stunned by the number of clients who had been sexually molested as children who chose to share their stories with … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—Crossroads of Conjure

Do you HooDoo or VooDoo? Many of us are aware of the Asian roots of much of the alternative spiritual practice that has caught our attention. Now many of us are beginning to explore nature-based spiritual and magical practices that … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—The Hidden History of Elves & Dwarfts

Are there magical dwarfs in your world? The remnants of dwarfs and elves of long ago are poor representations of the powerful creatures of the ancient natural world of spirits. Santa’s elves and garden gnomes with their pointed hats are … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—Witchcraft Activism

What will you find at Hekate’s crossroads? Over the past few decades, I’ve been fascinated to watch the worlds of psychics and metaphysics move closer to each other. Then neuroscience began to come to the forefront and reinforce some of … Continue reading

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Book of Interest—ONIBI

Would you go Yokai hunting? This amazing graphic novel, created by Atelier Sento (otherwise known as Cécile Brun and Olivier Pichard), is dynamic, magical, and engaging. It takes us on a tour of old, almost forgotten Japan, through old villages, … Continue reading

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