I'll be at this book signing on Wednes night and wanted the Vancouver crowd know about it. Scroll down for more information and Eve Ensler's testimonial.
(Text from Banyen's Event page)
Why do some people blossom through adversity while others fall apart? What mysterious power gets us back on our feet after we’ve been knocked down? How can we draw wisdom, passion, and strength, from times of crisis?
Intimate, supportive, and transformational, this presentation provides a map to personal healing, as well as tools, tricks, and teaching stories to help them through their dark night of the soul. Inspirational and life-affirming, the lessons in When You’re Falling, Dive have helped thousands of students to find their way back to solid ground after great loss.
Mark Matousek is the author of two award-winning memoirs, Sex Death, Enlightenment: A True Story (an international bestseller) and The Boy He Left Behind: A Man's Search For His Lost Father(Los Angeles Times Discovery Book), as well as When You're Falling, Dive: Lessons in the Art of Living. A featured blogger forPsychology Today (where his Ethical Wisdom column appears weekly), and the Huffington Post, he has contributed to numerous publications including The New Yorker, O: The Oprah Magazine(where he was contributing editor), The New York Times Magazine,Harper’s Bazaar, Yoga Journal, The Chicago Tribune, Details,AARP, Tricycle: The Buddhist Review (contributing editor), and many others. His latest book is Ethical Wisdom: The Search for a Moral Life. www.markmatousek.com
“Filled with remarkable stories, illuminating insights and enduring lessons this gorgeously written book makes the impossible, transformational. Matousek has found a way to live by listening, by going to the darkest and most beautiful places, and gratefully he takes us with him."
- Eve Ensler, author of The Vagina Monologues and Founder of V-Day