A Wonderful Life with Frank Martela, PhD
Saturday, September 26th at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT

Frank Martela, PhD, is a philosopher and researcher of psychology specializing in the question of meaning in life. His articles have appeared in Scientific American Mind and Salon and his work has been featured on Quartz and on the BBC. His research has been published extensively in numerous academic journals such as Journal of Personality, Journal of Positive Psychology, Journal of Happiness Studies, Metaphilosophy, Southern Journal of Philosophy, Review of General Psychology, and Organization Studies. He has been invited to lectures in universities on four continents, including Stanford University and Harvard University. He’s been interviewed by the New York Times, Fitness, Vice News, and Monocle Observer among others. He is based at Aalto University in Helsinki.  https://frankmartela.com 

The Final 8th with Bridgit Dengel Gaspard
Saturday, September 26th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Bridgit Dengel Gaspard, LCSW, author, and the founder of the New York Voice Dialogue Institute. She is a former performer who earned a master’s degree from Columbia University and teaches at numerous professional settings including Omega Institute.  https://www.final8th.com/

Bridging Science and Spirit with Nisha Manek, MD
Friday, September 25th at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT

Nisha Manek, MD, is a physician, author, educator, and health coach. Formerly an esteemed member of the Mayo Clinic’s Division of Rheumatology in Rochester, Minnesota, Nisha is an internationally recognized leader in the field of integrative medicine. Nisha is also a protégé of Professor William A. Tiller and is a student of the theoretical and practical applications of Tiller’s physics in medicine. In her commitment and dedication to innovative approaches to health and wellness, she seeks to synthesize and unify her work as a physician and scientist with spiritual inquiry and practice. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom. https://nishamanekmd.com

Alchemy with Paul Selig
Friday, September 25th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Paul Selig is considered to be one of the foremost spiritual channels working today. Paul received his master’s degree from Yale University, he is a noted educator, served on the faculty of New York University for over 25 years, and is the former director of the MFA in Writing Program at Goddard College, where he now serves on the Board of Trustees. A spiritual experience in 1987 left him clairvoyant, and his work has been featured on ABC News NightlineFox News, and the Biography Channel series The UneXplained. https://paulselig.com

The Optimist's Telescope with Bina Venkataraman
Saturday, September 19th at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT

Bina Venkataraman is the editorial page editor of The Boston Globe. Before joining the Globe, she served as a senior adviser for climate change innovation in the Obama White House, was the director of global policy initiatives at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, and taught in the program on science, technology, and society at MIT. An alumna of Brown University and the Harvard Kennedy School, Bina grew up in a small town in Ohio and now lives in Boston.  http://writerbina.com 

Wandering in Strange Lands with Morgan Jerkins
Saturday, September 19th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Morgan Jerkins is the author of the New York Times bestseller, This Will Be My Undoing, and is the Senior Editor at ZORA. A visiting professor at Columbia University, Jerkins’s short form work has been featured in The New Yorker, The New York Times, The Atlantic, Rolling Stone, ELLE, Esquire, and The Guardian, among many others. http://www.morgan-jerkins.com 

Found in Transition with Paria Hassouri, MD
Friday, September 18th at 8:30pm ET/5:30pm PT

Paria Hassouri, MD, is a mother of three and a pediatrician practicing in Los Angeles. She is also a marathoner, transgender rights activist, storyteller, and avid reader.  She is a proud Iranian-American and spent most of her formative years in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her personal essays have been published in the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, the Huffington Post, Women’s Running Magazine, Kevin MD, and Grown and Flown. https://www.pariahassouri.com

Standing on My Brother's Shoulders with Tara J. Lal
Friday, September 18th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Tara Lal is an author, firefighter and mental health first aid instructor. She was born in London but now lives in Sydney, Australia. Tara is a PhD candidate and works with various leading mental health charities to conduct research and raise awareness of suicide and mental illness.  In October 2020, Tara is cycling 5000km unsupported across Australia, the equivalent of cycling from England to America for Lifeline, Australia’s leading service provider in suicide prevention. www.tarajlal.com

Breathing Love: Meditation in Action
Saturday, September 12th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Jennie Lee is the award-winning author of True Yoga: Practicing with the Yoga Sutras for Happiness & Spiritual Fulfillment and Breathing Love: Meditation in Action. She is a recognized expert in the fields of yoga therapy and spiritual living. As a certified yoga therapist, she has taught classical yoga and meditation for more than 20 years, and coached private clients in the practices that integrate life spiritually, mentally, emotionally, and physically. Her writing is featured regularly in national magazines such as Light of Consciousness and Yoga Therapy Today, Yogapedia, Yoga Digest, mindbodygreen, and many more. jennieleeyogatherapy.com

Animal Soul Contract with Tammy Billups
Friday, September 11th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Tammy Billups is a transformational soul healer and pioneer on the animal-human sacred soul partnership. She’s a sought after holistic healer, the creator of animal-human Tandem Healings, and a Certified Interface Therapist. She has appeared on CNN’s The Daily Share, Primetime Live ABC, and Oprah. https://www.tammybillups.com 

Deva with Jacquelyn E. Lane
Saturday, September 5th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

A widely traveled New Zealander, Jacquelyn E. Lane is an artist and educator who has been involved in a broad range of metaphysical studies for nearly 50 years. She is the author and illustrator of The Children of Gaia and scribe of This World of Echoes. https://www.jacquelynelane.com

Emotional Detox with Sherianna Boyle
Friday, September 4th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Sherianna Boyle is an international, Emotional Detox Coach®, author of eight books, including her most recent Emotional Detox and Emotional Detox for Anxiety. Sherianna has been featured in over eighty-five articles, and a featured presenter for renowned organizations such as: PESI® Behavioral and Mental Health Education, Kripalu Health & Yoga Center, 1440 Multiversity University and more. She is an adjunct Psychology Professor and a featured expert on Simple Habit App, and host of Emotional Detox Radio show on Healthylife.net. https://sheriannaboyle.com

Making Marks with Elaine Clayton
Saturday, August 29th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Elaine Clayton is an artist and author/illustrator of several books for children and books for adults on intuitive intelligence: Making Marks: Discover the Art of Intuitive Drawing and Illuminara Intuitive Journal with cards and others, A Little Bit of Angels, A Little Bit of Fairies, and A Pug’s Guide to Happiness. She is an intuitive reader, Reiki Master and teacher on intuitive empathic development.  https://www.elaineclayton.com  

Break Your Self Help Addiction with Brian D. Ridgway
Friday, August 28th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Brian D. Ridgway is a #1 International Bestselling author and the founder of Level 5 Mentoring. He is known by tens of thousands of readers and clients in 84 countries as “The Spellbreaker”.  Although many use these words to describe him, he says he is not a healer, a guru or a spiritual teacher but a REMINDER – a reminder of who and what you always were and always will be.  https://briandridgway.com 

Firefighter Zen with Hersch Wilson
Saturday, August 22nd at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Hersch Wilson is a thirty-year veteran volunteer firefighter-EMT with the Hondo Fire Department in Santa Fe County, New Mexico. He also writes a monthly column on dogs for the Santa Fe New Mexican.  http://www.herschwilson.com 

The Well Gardened Mind with Sue Stuart-Smith
Friday, August 21st at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Sue Stuart-Smith, a prominent psychiatrist and psychotherapist, took her degree in English literature at Cambridge before qualifying as a doctor. She worked in the National Health Service for many years, becoming the lead clinician for psychotherapy in Hertfordshire. She currently teaches at The Tavistock Clinic in London and is consultant to the DocHealth service. She is married to Tom Stuart-Smith, the celebrated garden designer, and, over thirty years together, they have created the wonderful Barn Garden in Hertfordshire. https://www.suestuartsmith.com  

Conscious Luck with Gary Hendricks & Carol Kline
Saturday, August 15th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Gay Hendricks, PhD, has served for more than forty years as one of the major contributors to the fields of relationship transformation and body-mind therapies. He is a New York Times bestselling author and his books include Conscious Loving and The Big Leap. https://www.consciousluck.com/

Conscious Luck with Gary Hendricks & Carol Kline
Saturday, August 15th at 8:00pm ET/5:00pm PT

Carol Kline has devoted her career to teaching, writing, and speaking about consciousness and personal growth. She is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and the coauthor of Happy for No Reason, Love for No Reason, and five books in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series.
https://www.consciousluck.com/

The Shaman’s Mind with Jonathan Hammond
Friday, August 14th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Jonathan Hammond is a teacher, energy healer, shamanic practitioner, and spiritual counselor. Before beginning his work in holistic health and spirituality, he had a career as an award-winning actor, appearing on Broadway and on television.  A graduate of Harvard University and the University of Michigan, Jonathan is an Interfaith minister and certified spiritual counselor. He also holds certifications as a Master Teacher in Shamanic Reiki, in Cherokee Bodywork, in Ho’oponopono and is an ordained Alakai (leader or guide) through Aloha International.   www.mindbodyspiritnyc.com

Future Vision Your Working Life with Anne Jirsch
Saturday, August 8th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Anne Jirsch is an international trainer and speaker, but she is best known as an intuitive, leading world pioneer of Future Life Progression (FLP). This technique uses a blend of clinical hypnosis and visualization to guide clients into their own future to discover their best options regarding life choices. Anne’s FLP training company is now in 20 countries and she is regularly consulted by business leaders, Hollywood directors and politicians for advice.  Anne is a regular on BBC Morning News, BBC Radio, StarFM, among many other media outlets.  www.annejirsch.com  

Lifeboat with Maggie Craddock
Friday, August 7th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Maggie Craddock has done executive coaching with clients at all levels on the professional spectrum – from people reaching the Vice Presidential ranks for the first time to Fortune 500 CEOs. She has been featured on CNBC, National Public Radio and quoted in national publications including the Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune. Ms. Craddock has also been the author of several nationally syndicated articles on behavioral dynamics in the workplace, and her work has been discussed in Oprah Magazine. https://workplacerelationships.com  

Death in Mud Lick with Eric Eyre
Friday, July 31st at 8pm EST/5pm PST

The Pulitzer Prize award winning reporter, Eric Eyre of the Charleston Gazette-Mail, shares an urgent, riveting, and heartbreaking investigation into the corporate greed that pumped millions of pain pills into small Appalachian towns, decimating communities.  In 2017, his investigation into massive shipments of opioids to West Virginia’s southern coalfields was awarded a Pulitzer Prize. https://www.ericeyrebook.com 

The World Looks Different Now with Margaret Thomson
Friday, July 31st at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Margaret Thomson is a journalist and television producer who’s reported on a variety of subjects, from Middle East politics to the British royal family. As a radio correspondent for ABC News, she was the first American broadcast journalist to report the end of the Falklands War in May 1982; several years later she became the first radio correspondent to report on the AIDS epidemic in Africa. Upon returning to the United States in 1992, she taught journalism and television production at the University of Memphis. In 1993, she worked as a production associate on the HBO documentary The Trial of James Earl Ray. Thomson continues to write for print and online publications. https://margaretrileythomson.com

Sand Talk with Tyson Yunkaporta
Saturday, July 25th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Tyson Yunkaporta is an academic, an arts critic, and a researcher who is a member of the Apalech Clan in far north Queensland. He carves traditional tools and weapons and also works as a senior lecturer in Indigenous Knowledges at Deakin University in Melbourne. He lives in Melbourne.  https://www.harpercollins.com/sand-talk

Llewellyn's Complete Book of Reiki with Melissa Tipton
Friday, July 24th at 8:00pm EST/5:00pm PST

Melissa Tipton is a Structural Integrator, Reiki Master, and founder of Jungian Magic, which uses potent psychological insights to radically increase the success of your magic. She’s the author of Living Reiki: Heal Yourself and Transform Your Life and Llewellyn’s Complete Book of Reiki. http://realmagic.school 

Emotional Intuition for Peak Performance with Jason Gregory
Saturday, July 18th at 8:30pm EST/5:30pm PST

Jason Gregory is a teacher and international speaker specializing in the fields of Eastern and Western philosophy, comparative religion, metaphysics, and ancient cultures. For many years he has lived in Asia studying the spiritual traditions and meditative practices of Buddhism, Hinduism, and Taoism, visiting some of the most remote places in the world.  https://jasongregory.org/

The Warrior’s Meditation with Richard Haight
Saturday, July 18th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Richard L. Haight is best known for his book, The Unbound Soul, listed as “One of the best books on consciousness of all time” by BookAuthority. Haight is an instructor of martial, meditation and healing arts, and he is the author of several bestselling titles including Inspirience: Meditation Unbound as well as The Psychedelic Path.  https://richardlhaight.com  

A Little Bit of Grace with Phoebe Fox
Friday, July 17th at 8:30pm EST/5:30pm PST

Phoebe Fox has been a contributor and regular columnist for a number of national, regional, and local publications, including the Huffington Post, Elite Daily, and She Knows. A former actor on stage and screen, Phoebe has been dangled from wires as a mall fairy; was accidentally concussed by a blank gun; and hosted a short-lived game show. She has been a relationship columnist; a movie, theater, and book reviewer; and a radio personality. http://phoebefoxauthor.com 

Beach Read with Emily Henry
Friday, July 17th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Emily Henry writes stories about love and family for both teens and adults. She studied creative writing at Hope College and the New York Center for Art & Media Studies, and now spends most of her time in Cincinnati, Ohio, and the part of Kentucky just beneath it. https://www.facebook.com/pg/EmilyHenryWrite

Burning Shield

In the Moments with Marianne book club Burning Shield: The Jason Schechterle Story by Landon J. Napoleon

Growing up, Jason Schechterle had one dream – to serve as a Phoenix Police Officer. After serving four years in the Air Force, at the age 26, Jason achieved his goal to work on the streets of Phoenix as a rookie police officer. Then, only 14 months into what was supposed to be a life-long career, Jason’s life took an unexpected, dramatic and, at the time, tragic turn.

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