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Featured shows of the week
James L Hill*
Being Honest About the Art of Writing
Join me with guest James L Hill author and founder of RockHill Publishing talking about the art of writing and publishing your book. James a.k.a. J L Hill, is a multi-genre author, currently working on a three-part historical fantasy Gemstone Series. A native New Yorker from the South Bronx, Fort Apache, of the turbulent 60’s, James earned a degree in computer programming, his other love. As a multi-genre author, his experiences seasoned his novels and the worlds he imagined. James started RockHill Publishing LLC to publish his own work and give others access to the literary world
Karl de Leeuw**
The Difference Between God and the Creator
Join me with guest Karl de Leeuw talking about his journey of discovering what he believes is the TRUTH about God and the Creator and invites you to the One Souls event in New York during April 2022. Karl is one of the world’s leading peace campaigners. He is a Christian that show how there is but one CREATOR for the “big five” religions and how reincarnation was removed from both the old and new testaments in the bible. He is the author of The Universe Code, The Healthspring Code and The Dyslexia Code, and is the founder of ONE SOULS.
You Can Take Control of the Situation You are In
Join me with guest Andy Otero founder of "It is what you make it" who's message is that we have more control over any given situation than we give ourselves credit for. Andy is a retired Air Force veteran who served for 33 years . He is the owner of a Private Investigations Agency and founder and owner of the trademarked logo “ It is what you make it.” Andy is passionate about motivating, inspiring and empowering individuals.
Other featured shows
Be the Brightest Soul You Can Be
Join me with guest Jacqueline Claire talking about creating a deeper connection to the spiritual. Jacqueline is a visual artist who coined the term “Spiritual Realism” to describe her work. She is driven to uplift her community and bring people together through her paintings.
Dr. Richard London*
This World of Change
Join me with Dr. Richard London talking about what the future looks like, feels like, and the solutions and tools create a happy and healthy life. Dr. London is world renowned author of "Laughing with God, The Ultimate Guide to Enlightenment”, and a Master Teacher of the book and video, "The Secret"
Stripping Down to Your Authentic Self
Join me with guest Maggie Bain as she talks about what it takes to restore relationships. Maggie shows couples how to strip down to their authentic self, so that they can create extraordinary relationships. She is a Sex Coach and Relationship Specialist with more than 10 years of experience.
Our Innate and Authentic Power from Within
Join me with guest Rhonda Farrah talking about how we all have innate, authentic power that comes from within. Rhonda is a LIFEstyle Empowerment Coach, and Author, specializing in Wellness Empowerment in body, mind, Spirit, relationship, and society. She believes that even in these uncertain pandemic times, we still have the ability to Live an Empowered Life.
When Life Gives You Lemons, Throw them Back!
Guest Carenda Deonne talking about having enough faith, forgiveness and fortitude to throw those lemons back, when life give you lemons. After going through two failed marriages she decided to no longer make lemonade from the lemons life gave her, but instead TAKE AIM! Now she's determined to take the TAKE AIM message to women nationwide.
Robin Perry Braun
Practical Application of Quantum Energy Principles
Join me with guest Robin Perry Braun talking about the practical application of Quantum Energy Principles. Robin has incorporated years of nutritional knowledge, alternative medicine knowledge, spiritual tool box and subconscious programming knowledge to develop her own modality. Robin is a holistic energy practitioner and speaks and educates on holistic health and wellness and Biblical principles to live that way.
The Beauty in Us
Join me with guest Nelson Brown author of "The Beauty in Us, Our Reality". His #BlackPrinceMagic clothing line celebrates young, black men and their accomplishments. His newest book: "The Beauty In Us: Vulnerable Masculinity" was just released through Amazon. He's will also be starting his own radio show "The Beauty In Us Radio".
Dr. Ivy Ge*
Helping Women Pursue Self-Growth
Join me with guest Dr. Ivy Ge who inspires women to design their own fate. She transformed her life as a working mother and now writes thrillers that tell the extraordinary tales of ordinary heroines. Her self-help books empower women to pursue self-growth outside the role of caregivers.
Take The Self Vows First
Join me with guest Michelle Hannah who encourages us to take the "Self-vows" before committing to a relationship with another. Her book "The Vows" came from a deep desire to connect to her authentic self. She uses what she learned in her journey to self-love and a loving fulfilling relationship, to help women find their true selves.
Being Authentic to Yourself
Join me with guest Chris Wilson talking about being authentic to yourself, comfortable in uncomfortable situations, and making mistakes. Chris is currently a district director to the California state legislature, a proud Rotarian, a county appointee, a city planning commissioner, a neighborhood president, and a community activist.
Dr. Denise Moore Revel
It's Time to Embrace Who You Really Are
Join me with guest Dr. Denise Moore Revel talking about living an empowered life. She started on a journey of self-discovery and empowerment where she found her voice. Now she empowers other women to do the same through, the Own Your Amazing Movement which she is founder of. She's also author of an Amazon best seller, "Own Your Amazing."
Dr. Tracy Powell **
Empowering Executive Women of Color
Dr. Tracy Powell talking about facing racial discrimination, managing fear, and speaking with one voice. She's founder of Executive Coaching Institute for Minority Women, where she empowers women to step forward in their lives and shine. She is also the author of two books, “Practical Leadership: Lessons Learned from Mickey” and “The Journey to Authorship: A Pocket Guide for Writers”.
How to Listen to Each Other
Join me with guest Christine Ristaino who is a survivor of sexual violence and author of "All the Silent Spaces," her memoir. Christine was attacked by a stranger in a parking lot in front of her very young children and had to learn how to speak up about the violence she had sustained then and many years earlier.
The Practical Reality of the God of the Bible
Join me with guest Ken Fish talking about his passion for connecting people to the supernatural, tangible and practical reality of the God of the Bible. Ken was launched on a journey which he's still on; seeing God move miraculously. He believes that God loves you, and will demonstrate this to you if you will give him a chance.
Dr. Lisa Lewis Ellis
Personal and Professional Success is Possible
Guest Dr. Lisa Lewis Ellis talking about how to achieve success by releasing self-limiting belief systems. Lisa, known as The Belief System (B.S.) Boss, is a certified John Maxwell Team coach, international speaker, teacher, trainer, and best-selling author, and the founder of Kick Boxing Believers, L.L.C.
Sepsis Awareness, Grief, and Resiliency
Join me with guest Christina Flach who lost her husband to Sepsis and now speaks on sepsis awareness. Christina is the CEO of Pretty Girl Makeup, a celebrity makeup artist, and a fashion commentator. She is also a sepsis awareness advocate, as well as a mom, divorcee, and widow.
All Change Begins and Ends With Working on Ourselves
Join me with guest Jimmy Mack as he talks about how everything is energy. Jimmy is healer who uses his Liquid Fish, Change made simple technique to help people. He has a weekly radio show and is author of 8 books and 28 audio MP3's.
Overcome Burnout, Frustration, and the Isolation of Success
Join me with guest Jonathan Mather talking about how to get more of what you want in your life. Jonathan went from having lost almost everything in his mid-40's, to finding a peaceful and purpose driven life, full of abundance. He now helps people achieve anything they are wanting more of in their life.
Living a Life Less Ordinary
Join me with guest Nicole Webb talking about how it is possible to reinvent yourself no matter what circumstances you are facing. Nicole was pregnant when she moved to Hong Kong with her husband. After surviving and thriving for four years the trio moved to Xi’an, China, where they lived for 2.5 years. Nicole is author of "China Blonde" and a journalist and speaker.
Making health Your Top Priority
Join me with guest Pam Lob talking about wholistic health & inspiring women leaders to renew, refresh and revive their health and life. Pam is author of "Beyond Hot and Crazy-A Radical Guide to Living Well with Menopause", She is an inspirational speaker appearing on stage and radio in the UK, USA, and Australia as well as being a co-host on Live the Impossible Show podcast.
Transform Into Your Most Authentic and True Self
Jennifer Benson talking about her fascinating journey to become her most authentic and true self. After teaching abroad for 14 years, Jennifer moved home, risking everything. There was much loss for her but it was her path. She is author of her memoir "Beautiful Possibilities" which illustrates her life abroad, as both woman and expat.
Passionate About Healing
Join me with guest Mindy Strich talking about listening to your heart in order to experience healing. Mindy is a certified life coach and healing and coauthor of two books, and a certified teacher of Dr. Lisa Rankin’s "Six Steps of Healing, based on the N.Y. Times Best Seller, "Mind Over Medicine."
Inspired to be Rewired Every Single Day
Join me with guest Patricia Gagic as she talks about how to be inspired to be rewired every day. Patricia is an accomplished International Contemporary Artist and award- winning Author. She will be exhibiting in Paris, London, Singapore, and Australia in 2020. Patricia is also the author of "Mastering the 5 Radical Degrees of Life"
Developing Your Vision Into Physical Reality
Christopher Powell encourages people from all walks of life to find the gifts within their challenges. Christoper is a mathematician, businessman, and motivational speaker with cerebral palsy. He uses his humorous and insightful stories of personal triumph over a lifetime of heartbreaking disability to show others how they can overcome their challenges.
Expanding Meaning, Consciousness, and Inclusivity
Join me with guest Jeanne Hess as she talks about how through telling of stories we can expand meaning, consciousness, and inclusivity. Jeanne is a retired coach and teacher from Kalamazoo College. Her second book, "MaxAbility - Who Are You, and What Are You Here For?" takes the reader on a journey of self-discovery.
Say Yes to Life
Join me with guest Elliott Robertson talking about how letting the heart be the engine can lead to greater fulfillment and happiness. Elliott is an author, happiness coach and certified leader for ‘Happy for No Reason’ workshops. In his book, "Say Yes to Life, Elliott shines a light on ways to live with the heart leading the way.
Conscious Breathing Calms the Body and Mind
Sheldon Ginsberg who helps people create a conscious breathing practice which calms the body and mind and slows you down so you can hear and feel yourself. One of Sheldon's clients has a cancerous brain tumor the size of a walnut. MRI results showed the tumor had shrunk by 15mm!
The Power to Truly be You
Join me with guest Brittney Richards talking about how stepping into her authenticity changed her life. Brittney is a relationship coach and teaches couples and individuals how to have relationships that work through trust and stability. She has two signature programs; one geared towards singles and the other geared towards couples.
Empowering the Military and Veteran Community
Join me with guest Judy Skilling talking about her message of empowerment and guidance for veterans that are struggling, in order to bring them to a better place of purpose, belonging, and self confidence. Judy is a Certified High Performance Coach and a U.S. Navy veteran.
Creation for Connection
Join me with guest Gosia Lorenz and she talks about consciousness, awakening, being empowered. She believes that it's time for you to awaken, step up, be seen and heard. Gosia teaches classes about conscious, joyful living, and how to communicate with the spirit world, and energies. She is a gifted healer, engaging speaker, and bestselling author.
You Can Become Authentic at Any Age
Join me with guest Larada Horner-Miller talking about how writing has given a voice and a place to be authentic. In October 2017, she started her newest book, "Just Another Square Dance Caller,", which began with with weekly interviews with Marshall Flippo, the most famous square dance caller in the world.
Marguerite Uhlmann Bower*
Trees and Plants Are in Deep Communication With Us
Join me with guest Marguerite Uhlmann Bower as she shares how trees, plants and flora communicate with us and can enhance our lives. Marguerite speaks on plants through Wild Foods Foraging Expeditions in New York where she introduces people to the role of plants and trees in our wellness.
What You Know About Money is Making You Broke
Join me with guest Ted McLyman talking about why what you know about money is making you broke. He believes that success with money is about managing behavior and leadership - NOT money. Ted's latest book is, "Discover Your Money Temperament, A Common-Sense Guide to Financial Security."
Your Past Does Not Destroy Your Destiny
Guest Ceola J, talks about how everyone has the potential for greatness. Ceola was homeless as a child and watched her mother battle alcoholism, suffer domestic violence, and more. As a motivational speaker, playwright, author, and certified life coach, Ceola is passionate about serving others and helping them to discover and live their God-given purpose.
Being Authentic in Marriage
Join me with Marc Johnston talking about a way to help couples who are struggling in their marriage. Heather and Marc of High Thrive Coaching help clients reconnect with their spouse and restore their marriage, even if their spouse is checked out or wanting a divorce. Their methods help couples restore trust, improve communication, move beyond affairs and more.
Believe in Yourself, Never Give Up,Follow Your Dreams
Join me with guest Lisa Borges talking about how important it is to never give up and follow your dreams. Lisa is the author of "Life in the Fat Lane" which tells about her struggles with losing weight and keeping it off. She finally accepted herself for who she truly is and encourages others to believe in themselves and never give up. She is currently working on several children's books.
Living a HAPPY and Healthy life
Join me with guest Susan Wheeler talking about how changing your mind can change your life. Susan is a certified mindset coach and author of "The Lemonade Diet." She's most passionate about inspiring people to slay their excuses and reach their full potential.
You Can Move Forward Today
Join me with guest Eric Twiggs talking about how to move in the direction of your goals and dreams. Eric is the author of "The Discipline Of Now: 12 Practical Principles To Overcome Procrastination." He is also the host of a weekly inspirational podcast titled "The 30 Minute Hour."
Life is Short and Love is What Really Matters
Join me with guest Paz Ellis talking about the importance of family and culture. Her first book,"Plantains and the Seven Plagues," was a product of grief which she wrote after her mother passed away. Her 2nd novel, "Just Finn," is a work of fiction about a young man with Asperger syndrome, inspired by her brother.
A Message of Hope and Self-love
Join me with guest Lisa Kohn talking about her memoir "To the Moon and Back: A Childhood Under the Influence." Lisa has always strived to be authentic in her life and work. She was hesitant to share her story but now that it is out in public, she easily shares it, and is able to be even more authentic and encourage her clients to be the same.
How to Listen to Each Other
Join me with guest Steve Gavatorta talking about the positive side of any adversity we experience in our lives. Steve believes that adversity is placed in our lives for us to grow, transform and evolve; and that from that space we can achieve success. His newest book is, "In Defense of Adversity: Turning Your Toughest Challenges Into Your Greatest Success"
Healing the World
Join me with guest Tom Paladino who uses Scalar Light Energy to eliminate the disease. Inspired by Nikola Tesla, Tom has developed a remote treatment whereby his instruments provide a remote, fast, harmless and painless treatment. He has successfully healed patients with HIV/AIDS, Ebola, herpes, hepatitis, Lyme disease, and over 400,000 pathogens
Harriet Tinka & Dr. Allen Lycka
How You React to Life is What Matters
Join me with guests Harriet Tinka & Dr. Allen Lycka talking about how "It's not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens."Harriet's focus has been on sharing the 13 Golden Pearls, a necklace of self-empowerment to enhance lives. Dr Allen Lycka works with those who suffer from a victim mentality, and don't even realize it. His solution is to adopt a new mindset: "It's not what happens to you it's what you do with what happens."
Tolerance, acceptance and cooperation
Join me with guest Jeff Pollak talking about how tolerance, acceptance and cooperation are in short supply at the moment and how his novel uses those qualities as a theme. Jeff is author of "First Second Coming" and sequels to come. Jeff spent his entire legal career in and around civil litigation. Now retired, writing fiction is Jeff's new passion.
Sylvester Boyd Jr.*
We All Are Members of The Human Race
Sylvester Boyd Jr. talking about how we all are members of the human race and should be respected as such. His first novel, "The Road From Money," is based on the true stories from 1925 to 1937, told to him by several family members raised in Money, Mississippi. The second book "The Road from Money," the story takes place in Chicago’s Bronzville community from 1937 to 1955.
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