My latest mindfulness/yoga women's novel, Warrior Won, has won 4 book awards!
"One of the strongest spiritual women's fiction pieces to appear in recent years"--Midwest Book Review
Everything is going great in Lorna Crawford’s life. She has a fantastic husband, a 2-year-old with another child on the way, a posse of girlfriends, and a new marketing job with a cutting-edge health apps company. The spiritual practices she has made a centerpiece in her life--yoga,mindfulness, meditation, and more--are becoming second nature. But four months into her pregnancy, Lorna discovers there may be something wrong with her unborn baby, a prospect that throws her life and her inner peace into turmoil. Will her spiritual practices be enough to get her through the tests and waiting, and possibly through a horrific diagnosis? (This book is a stand-alone follow up to Downward Dog, Upward Fog.)
Downward Dog, Upward Fog was named a fiction book of the year
finalist by Foreword Reviews
"An inspirational gem that will appeal to introspective, evolving women"
Out of sorts and filled with self-doubt, Lorna Crawford realizes that what she really wants is to stay on the spiritual path she keeps diving off of. Lorna jump-starts her efforts at a silent yoga retreat. But after returning from the mountain, she quickly loses her connection in the face of scheming coworkers, judgmental girlfriends, a less-than-perfect relationship, and, especially, her overly critical mother. Lorna’s seeking is put to the ultimate test when personal tragedy strikes. Will she come to understand that living spiritually has little to do with how you pretzel yourself on the yoga mat (although she gets plenty good at that), and everything to do with embracing the twists in everyday life?
My Enlightened Parenting book
of essays was a National Indie Excellence Award finalist
"Touches on one of the most important aspects of parenting"
--Your Soul Purpose Podcast
Staying on a spiritual path is so much easier before you have kids. With no time to run off to yoga or sit in meditation, parenting often becomes your prime spiritual practice. This turns out to be perfect, because, as Meryl Davids Landau discovered, connecting to the love we feel for our child opens us up to the lofty energy of our highest self, which is grounded in love. The book's 55 essays range from ways to shift your thinking, to actions and activities you can do as a family, and things parents must do to nurture yourselves. If you consider yourself to be a spiritual person, you’ll find inspiration, support, and love in these pages.
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Bronze medal in the Independent Publisher (IPPY) Book Awards! Gold medal in the Living Now Book Awards! Selected as a finalist in the American Book Fest Fiction Awards and the National Indie Excellence Awards!
"Warrior Won is one of the strongest spiritual women's fiction pieces to appear in recent years. It is unabashedly and highly recommended for a range of women, from casual chic lit leisure readers to those from all walks of faith who like spiritual-based fiction."--Midwest Book Review