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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Chicken Soup For The Soul: Laughter Is The Best Medicine

 

In the Moments with Marianne book club Chicken Soup For The Soul: Laughter Is The Best Medicine by Amy Newmark!

Do you need some levity to help with the ups and downs of life?  Chicken Soup For The Soul‘s latest book Laughter Is The Best Medicine: 101 Feel Good Stories, gives readers an easy way to gain a laugh with short real-life stories.  This is Chicken Soup for the Soul’s first-ever humor collection, and a perfect read for everyone!

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Good Talk

In the Moments with Marianne book club Good Talk: How to Design Conversations That Matter by Daniel Stillman!

Do you know what it takes to develop dialogue that really matters?  Good Talk by Daniel Stillman explains how to view the conversations you have, and how to structure a conversation that brings greater engagement and connection, regardless if you’re speaking to a single person or engaged in a large group settings.  Our lives are developed based on the skill level of communication we have with others.  So it’s important to develop impactful conversation by choice, not chance.  Filled with tips, tools and easy to follow instructions, Good Talk is the perfect read for orators, professionals and people of all skillset.

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The Paradise Table

In the Moments with Marianne book club The Paradise Table: a Kate Grace Mystery by Maryann Ridini Spencer 

Maryann Ridini Spencer follows up with her award-winning novel Lady in the Window with another enticing and empowering page-turner. The Paradise Table, with its touches of divine inspiration, demonstrates how out of heartbreak and loss, and with the love of ohana (friends and family), we can find hope, healing, and understanding.

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On My Watch: A Memoir by Virginia Buckingham

In the Moments with Marianne book club On My Watch by Virginia Buckingham.

What if you were publicly blamed for the 9/11 attacks? Virginia shares her story as head of Boston’s Logan International Airport during September 11th, and finds herself in the middle of a media and political storm as she is publicly blamed for the terrorist attacks. This heartbreaking story, shares the trauma, and struggle as Virginia is blamed for the unimaginable that occurred on her watch, and how she moves forward with faith as she creates a new life.

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The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi

Moments with Marianne book club pick for June is The Henna Artist by Alka Joshi!  This remarkable novel that will transport you to another place and time. A beautifully crafted and intoxicating read, The Henna Artist is filled with color, tradition, and bravery, as 30-year old henna artist Lakshmi Shastri sets out on her own to redefine her life and pursue her dreams.  At the pinnacle of her career, Lakshmi’s past soon comes to haunt her, but is everything really what it seems?

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Burning Shield with Jason Schechterle
Saturday, July 4th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Growing up, Jason 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. Jason’s journey chronicles his fight for life, his triumph over tragedy and the inspiration that enables him to continue to overcome unimaginable adversity.  His story is one of life, rebirth and transformation. Jason represents the human experience at its very best – an ascent from despair to describing himself as the luckiest person alive!  https://burningshield.com 

Phenomena with Rob & Trish MacGregor
Friday, March 6th at 8pm EST/5pm PST

Trish MacGregor is the author of dozens of novels and non-fiction books, and she co-authored the Sydney Omarr series of astrology books with her husband, Rob. Trish also teaches workshops on astrology and tarot. She lives in southern Florida. Visit her online at www.TrishJMacGregor.com.

Robert MacGregor is a New York Times bestselling author of twenty novels and eighteen non-fiction books in the New Age field.  His novel, The Prophecy Rock, won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for mystery writing. He has worked with George Lucas, Peter Benchley, and Billy Dee Williams, and has been the subject of many articles. https://blog.synchrosecrets.com

Freedom’s Detective with Charles Lane
Monday, May 20th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Charles Lane is an editorial writer for The Washington Post. A former editor of the New Republic and foreign correspondent for Newsweek, he has also covered the Supreme Court of the United States. https://charlesmarklane.com

Developing Prosperity with Spirituality with Alan Cohen
Sunday, May 19th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Alan Cohen, M.A., is the author of 27 popular inspirational books, including the best-selling The Dragon Doesn’t Live Here Anymore, the award-winning A Deep Breath of Life, and the classic Are You as Happy as Your Dog? He is a contributing writer for the New York Times #1 bestselling series Chicken Soup for the Soul, and his books have been translated into 25 foreign languages. His work has been featured on Oprah and in USA Today, The Washington Post and 101 Top Experts. Alan’s radio program Get Real is broadcast weekly on Hay House Radio, and his monthly column From the Heart is featured in magazines internationally. https://www.alancohen.com 

The Good Night with Dr. Sunita Puri
Monday, May 6th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Sunita Puri is the Medical Director of the Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care Service at the Keck Hospital and Norris Cancer Center of the University of Southern California, where she also serves as Chair of the Ethics Committee. She graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in Anthropology and studied Modern History at Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar. She completed medical school and residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of California San Francisco, and fellowship training in Hospice and Palliative Medicine at Stanford University. https://sunitapuri.com

Heal The Body, Heal The Mind with Susanne Babbel, PhD
Sunday, May 5th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Susanne Babbel, PhD, is a licensed psychotherapist practicing with a trauma specialty in her private practice in San Francisco, CA. She is a member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT), as well as the United States Association for Body Psychotherapy (USABP) and European Association for Body Psychotherapy (EABP). A contributing author for nearly a decade to the Psychology Today online blog, Babbel also writes for magazines and newspapers, appears on radio shows, creates CDs for healing, and co-taught the UC Davis Extension online course on trauma bonding.  https://www.drbabbel.com 

Find Freedom Fast with Robert London, MD
Friday, May 3rd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Dr. Robert T. London is a well-known psychiatrist, educator, and writer. A practitioner for 40 years, he is founder and former head of the short-term psychotherapy unit at NYU Langone Medical Center, and a pioneer in consumer health care radio and TV programming. His articles and columns appear in his own newspaper columns, as well as in leading medical journals and popular magazines, and he is a frequent source to national TV, radio, and print outlets. www.findfreedomfast.com

Radical Mindfulness with Daniel Gutierrez
Thursday, May 2nd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Once a high-powered executive and in-demand consultant who graced the covers of Latin Business, Cypen and Color Magazines, Daniel realized that there was more to success than a 7-figure earning potential. As President of PRIMER, a prestigious national leadership organization and an advisor to the Department of White House Personnel for the Obama Administration, Daniel was a highly regarded and deeply revered leader. Though Daniel was listed as one of the “Top 100 Hispanics in America” along extraordinary individuals such as Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, actor Edward James Olmos and CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, something was still missing.  https://www.danielgutierrez.com

 

Work The Future Today with Whitney Vosburgh
Monday, February 18th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Whitney Vosburgh is co-founder of Work The Future! Today, a social venture that offers vision, leadership and solutions for maximizing personal, organizational, and societal potential, and co-founder of Brand New Purpose, a brand transformation consultancy that creates purpose-built, values-driven opportunities. He is also a consulting Chief Marketing Officer and change agent for Fortune 20 companies and game changing Silicon Valley startups, guiding over $20+ billion worth of M&A, IPOs, sales, pivots and launches.  http://www.workthefuture.today 

Living Reiki with Melissa Tipton
Sunday, February 17th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Melissa Tipton is a tarot reader, Reiki Master, and licensed massage therapist. She has been practicing yoga for over a decade and discovered that it complements ancient knowledge very well.

Souls on Earth with Dr. Linda Backman
Sunday, February 3rd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Dr. Linda Backman, psychologist and regression therapist, has been in private practice for 40 years. Dr. Backman guides individuals in soul regression hypnotherapy to access their past and between lives. In this way, she assists people to more fully recognize who they are as a soul throughout repetitive lifetimes, and during the time we are not incarnate, as well as in discovering their soul intention for this life.  www.RavenHeartCenter.com

Back to Human with Dan Schawbel
Sunday, January 20th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Dan Schawbel is a New York Times bestselling author, Partner and Research Director at Future Workplace, and the Founder of both Millennial Branding and WorkplaceTrends.com. Through his companies, he’s conducted dozens of research studies and worked with major brands including American Express, GE, Microsoft, IBM, Coca Cola and Oracle. Dan has been recognized on several lists including the Inc. “30 Under 30” and Forbes “30 Under 30”. http://danschawbel.com 

Pleiadian-Earth Energy Astrology & Laarkmaa with Pia Orleane, PhD & Cullen Baird Smith
Sunday, January 13th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Pia Orleane, PhD and Cullen Baird Smith have accessed parallel dimensions since childhood. Pia and Cullen are interstellar communicators—bringing forth the voice of Laarkmaa requires their combined energies. Stepping away from their traditional careers of clinical psychologist and forensic anthropologist, they have dedicated their lives to bringing the wisdom of Laarkmaa to the world.  https://www.laarkmaa.com  

The Divorce Hacker's Guide to Untying the Knot with Ann E. Grant, JD
Thursday, January 8th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Ann E. Grant, JD, began her career as a corporate litigator specializing in unfair business practices and consumer fraud. After her own divorce she created her own firm, focusing on family law and a holistic approach to this life transition. www.TheDivorceHacker.com

Sugar Land with Tammy Lynne Stoner
Monday, January 7th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Tammy Lynne Stoner’s work has been selected for more than a dozen published collections and literary journals. She was nominated for a Million Writers Award and earned her MFA from Antioch University. Stemming from what her grandmother calls her “gypsy blood,” tammy has lived in 15 cities, working as a biscuit maker, a medical experimentee, a forklift operator, a gas station attendant, and a college instructor, among other odd jobs. She is the creator of Dottie’s Magic Pockets and the publisher of Gertrude Press, based in in Portland, OR. https://www.tammylynnestoner.com

The Metabolic Makeover with Tiffany Breeding PhD
Friday, January 4th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Tiffany Breeding PhD, AKA Dr. Tiff, earned her Masters in Kinesiology/Performance Psychology from Georgia Southern and her PhD in Health and Human Performance from Middle Tennessee State. Breeding is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA) and Fitness Nutrition Specialist (NASM). For the past 7 years, Tiffany has been providing corporate and executive performance to clients through worksite and employee wellness programming. www.workwithdrtiff.com.

Body Mindful Yoga with Jennifer Kreatsoulas
Monday, December 31st at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Jennifer Kreatsoulas, PhD, E-RYT 500, C-IAYT, is a certified yoga therapist specializing in eating disorders and body image. Jennifer provides yoga therapy via online and in person at YogaLife Institute in Wayne, PA, and leads yoga therapy groups at Monte Nido Eating Disorder Center of Philadelphia.  Jennifer is a partner with the Yoga & Body Image Coalition and writes for Yoga Journal and other influential blogs. She has appeared on Fox29 news and has been featured in the Huffington Post, Real Woman Magazine, Medill Reports Chicago, Philly.com, and the ED Matters Podcast. www.Yoga4EatingDisorders.com

Pause with Rachael O’Meara
Sunday, December 30th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Rachael O’Meara was a customer support manager at Google when she realized she was burned out and needed to reassess her path. The best way to do this was to take a “pause”—a time-out to create space for her inner voice to be heard and to align her actions to lead a more fulfilled life. Pause is her new book, serving as a GPS for others looking to slow down before speeding up again.  https://www.rachaelomeara.com

Going Solo with Robert Beeson
Friday, December 28th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

When Robert Beeson, one of Christian Music’s top record label executives, suddenly became a single parent, he felt overwhelmed and alone. He ultimately found support from other single parents and learned that we are stronger together. So in 2017, he walked away from a lucrative music industry career in order to use his experiences to create a national platform that supports single parents and helps these solo families thrive. https://soloparentsociety.com

Comedy Tour with Jeff Allen
Thursday, December 27th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Jeff Allen combines clean, hilarious humor like no other comedian working today. Besides performing at corporate functions and fundraisers, he regularly appears on television, radio and casinos across the country. Consistently making heroes out of meeting planners, Jeff Allen provides world-class comedy. www.jeffallencomedy.com 

The Aging of Aquarius with Helen Wilkes
Monday, December 24th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Helen Wilkes, Ph.D. is an energized octogenarian who survived a lifetime of hardships ranging from fleeing Nazi Germany as a child to navigating personal and professional obstacles as an adult. She persevered and created a richly rewarding life. Retirement has been the icing on her cake, bringing inner transformation and freedom.   http://helenwilkes.ca 

Jacob's Bell: A Christmas Story with John Snyder
Sunday, December 23rd at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Author John Snyder pens a story of love, hardship, and reconciliation that will leave readers filled with Christmas joy. In his second book, Snyder returns to a historic Americana setting in the 1920s and 40s. Set in Chicago and Baltimore in 1944 with flashbacks to the 1920s, Jacob’s Bell follows Jacob McCallum on his arduous journey to redemption. Sometimes the road to forgiveness and restoration can be a rocky one. www.johnsnyder.net

Special guests Gary Mantz & Suzanne Mitchell
Friday, December 21st at 8pm ET/5pm PT

The Mantz and Mitchell radio partnership has evolved over the years just like the format of the show and the topics they cover. In March of 2007, they opened the microphone for the first time with a program on Tuesdays at noon called Give and Take with Gary Mantz. The show topics revolved around negotiations and conflict resolution, discussing how to get the best deals and how to work toward solutions in adversarial situations. http://mantzandmitchell.com

Pleiadian Earth Energy Astrology with Pia Smith Orleane & Cullen Baird Smith
Thursday, December 20th at 8pm ET/5pm PT

Pia Orleane, PhD and Cullen Baird Smith have accessed parallel dimensions since childhood. Pia and Cullen are interstellar communicators—bringing forth the voice of Laarkmaa requires their combined energies. Stepping away from their traditional careers of clinical psychologist and forensic anthropologist, they have dedicated their lives to bringing the wisdom of Laarkmaa to the world. https://www.laarkmaa.com