Resources

"May all that is unlived in you blossom into a future of love."  - John O'Donohue



Here is a list of some books that have inspired me and helped me grow, loosely arranged by topics. Many of them could be listed in several categories.



Anger


The Dance of Anger: A Woman’s Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships

- Harriet Goldhor Lerner


Blessings


To Bless the Space Between Us - A Book of Blessings 

- John O'Donohue


Communication


Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement without Giving In

- Roger Fisher & William Ury


In a Different Voice: Psychological Theory and Women’s Development

- Carol Gilligan

 

You Just Don’t Understand: Women and Men in Conversation

- Deborah Tannen


Control


Imperfect Control: Our Lifelong Struggles with Power and Surrender

- Judith Viorst 


Creativity


The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity

- Julia Cameron


Daily Inspiration


A Year of Living Your Yoga - Daily Practices to Shape Your Life

- Judith Hanson Lasiter


Morning Notes

- Hugh Prather


Words for Wise Women

- Rachel Snyder


The Book of Awakening

- Mark Nepo


Fear


Fear and Other Uninvited Guests: Tackling the Anxiety, Fear, and Shame That Keep Us from Optimal Living and Loving

- Harriet Goldhor Lerner


Forgiveness


Forgive for Good: A Proven Prescription for Health and Happiness

- Dr. Fred Luskin


Getting A Grip & Moving Forward


The Joy Diet

- Martha Beck


Follow Your Own North Star 

- Martha Beck


Steering by Starlight 

- Martha Beck


Grief & Loss


Necessary Losses: The Loves, Illusions, Dependencies and Impossible Expectations That All of Us Have to Give Up in Order to Grow 

- Judith Viorst


When Things Fall Apart 

- Pema Chodron


Healing After Loss 

- Martha Whitmore Hickman


The Five Ways We Grieve

- Susan a Berger


Weight Loss & Habit Control


Women, Food, and God - An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything   

- Geneen Roth


The Four Day Win

- Martha Beck


Wisdom


The Prophet

- Kahlil Gibran


Markings

- Dag Hammarskjöld 


Gift from the Sea

- Anne Morrow Lindbergh


A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward An Undivided Life

- Parker J. Palmer


The Courage to Teach: Exploring the Inner Landscape of a Teacher’s Life

- Parker J Palmer

 

The Wise Heart 

- Jack Kornfield


Aging as Spiritual Practice 

- Lewis Richmond


The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success 

- Deepak Chopra


Saying Yes to Life (Even the Hard Parts) 

- Ezra Bayda


Seeking Peace  

- Mary Pipher


A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose   

- Eckhardt Tolle


Let Your Life So Speak  

- Parker Palmer


Plant Seed Pull Weed  

- Geri Larkin


Womanhood


Womansong: Balance and Harmony in a Feminine Key

- Gwen Suesse


A Woman’s Worth

- Marianne Williamson


Woman: An Intimate Geography. Natalie 

A Woman's Book of Life: The Biology, Psychology, and Spirituality of the Feminine Life Cycle

- Joan Borysenko