The Power of the Spoken Word

“You are now a master workman, and your tools are your words. Be sure you are building constructively.” Using affirmations to focus on improving your health, wealth, and happiness has shown to be a successful strategy in living mindfully. Florence Scovel Shinn’s work has been praised and referenced by self-improvement experts as diverse as Wayne…

Your Word Is Your Wand

“Your word is your wand. The words you speak create your own destiny.” Does this sound familiar? Florence Scovel Shinn’s work has been praised and referenced by self-improvement experts as diverse as Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra, Louise Hay, and Norman Vincent Peale. Shinn uses affirmations and success stories of her students to illustrate the power…

The Secret Door to Success

“For each [of us], there is success, but it seems to be behind a door or wall. In the Bible reading, we have heard the wonderful story of the falling of the walls of Jericho. Of course, all biblical stories have a metaphysical interpretation.” First published in 1940, Florence Scovel Shinn’s work has been praised…

A Time for War: Veterans’ Stories from One American Town: Scituate, Massachusetts

From Vietnam vet Ronald Wheatley, A Time for War features in-depth interviews with 65 veterans who served in WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan, as well as stories of veterans from the Revolutionary, Civil, and Cold Wars. These are enlisted men and women, officers and volunteers, connected by a small seacoast town located midway between…

Feeling Is the Secret

A change of feeling is a change of destiny.” Neville Goddard may be the most quoted New Thought leader in recent history. As a foundation for works by Dr. Wayne Dyer, Louise Hay, Joe Vitale, and countless authorities on spirituality and the law of attraction, Feeling Is the Secret is a short but powerful instruction…