Writing Down Your Soul: How to Activate and Listen to the Extraordinary Voice Within

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Conari Press, Jan 1, 2009 - Self-Help - 256 pages
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You could pray, or meditate, or dream, or visit a shaman, or a minister, or a hypnotherapist. With so many routes into inner consciousness, why write? Of all the ways to get in touch with God, as you understand God... to hear the small, still voice pointing you in the right direction... why take the time to write? One reason: it works. It works amazingly well. If you want to engage in a vibrant conversation with the wisdom that dwells just a hair below your conscious awareness, write. Write every day, at approximately the same time, with passion, honesty, and the intention of speaking with and listening to the voice within.

Janet Conner was escaping a terrible situation of domestic abuse. While trying to figure out how she and her son could live and how they could eat, she realized she had hit rock bottom. With no other advisors, she listened to her own inner voice, which told her to start writing. As she did, Janet’s inner voice gained clarity and strength, and she felt an incredible connection to the divine, and almost immediately miracles began to happen. Today, research scientists in psychology, physics, biochemistry, and neurology are providing peeks into what consciousness is and how it works. Their findings give us intriguing clues as to what is actually happening in and through our bodies, minds, and spirits as we roll pen across paper. Writing Down Your Soul explores some of this research and instructs readers how to access the power and beauty of their own deepest selves.

 

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User Review  - Kurt Anderson - Goodreads

Meh. Don't waste your time. Recipe: - Sift 'the Artist's Way,' meditation, and 'the Secret' - Sprinkle anecdotes from the author's life - Pepper with passing references to some psychological studies ... Read full review

Contents

Before We Begin
7
What Is Writing Down Your Soul?
29
What Do I Need?
35
Who or What Is Listening?
46
Why Write?
57
How Do I Write Down My Soul?
72
Before We Close
238
ThirtyDay Writing Log
247
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Janet Conner is a vibrant writer, speaker, and teacher who became a catalyst for deep soul change after a series of personal traumas. Her landmark book, Writing Down Your Soul (Conari 2009), connects readers to their "extraordinary voice within" and is consistently the #1 book in its category on Amazon.

Janet's newest book, The Lotus and the Lily, cracks the abundance code by linking the wisdom of the inner voice with the surprising parallel teachings of Buddha and Jesus. In a profound yet simple 30-day program, Janet sheds radical new light on the “Great Paradox of Prosperity” and guides readers to create the personal receptive conditions that nourish a bountiful life.

Janet and her work have been featured in national media including Martha Stewart's Whole Living, Daily Word, Daily Om, Beliefnet.com, and more. Janet speaks nationally at conferences, churches, book events, and retreats and teaches a series of telecourses with thousands of students worldwide. With her signature teaching of "Your Soul Wants Five Things," Janet is fast becoming a major voice for spiritual growth and understanding in our time.

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