Melissa Burch is a bestselling author, teacher and speaker who inspires men and women to develop their own spiritual practice rooted in the teachings of the heroine’s journey. Prior to doing this work, Burch was a filmmaker, producer and former war journalist for the BBC, CBS, and other networks. Her team was one of the first documentary crews in the Soviet Union at the height of the Cold War, and a story about her in Afghanistan was featured in The New York Times. She was in her twenties when she traveled with the mujahedeen, filmed an attack on a Soviet convoy, slept with an Afghan commander, and climbed 14,000 foot mountains in the Hindu Kush.
A little about Ericka Thornton, aka Ms E: I was born and primarily raised in Cleveland, Ohio. In addition to helping people to get their houses and offices organized (Ms. E’s Home Re-Organization) and baking cinnamon raisin bread,(Ms. E’s Glory Loaves), I obtained certification through the AACC – American Association for Christian Counselors. I also completed their certification as a Relationship, Premarital and Marriage Coach in 2013. I’m also certified as a facilitator for the Prepare-Enrich program as of October 2013.
Cheranissa Roach is President and Chief Executive Officer of CDR Consulting, LLC. She is an International Author, Speaker and Coach. She conducts seminars and workshops for corporations and individuals. The seminars and workshops include Diversity and Multiculturalism, Women’s Issues and Women’s Journey to Wellness, Mind, Body and Spirit. Ms. Roach is a certified Diversity Trainer and a Certified Wellness Trainer with the Professional Woman Network. She is also a Certified Christian Life Coach through New Life Coach Inc.
Richard Long writes to exorcize the demons of his past and manifest the dreams of his future.His debut novel, The Book of Paul, is a dark, thrilling, and psychologically rich supernatural horror/thriller that blends mythology, science and mystery into a page-turning addiction.Richard is also writing a YA novel, The Dream Palace, primarily so that his children can read his books.He lives in Manhattan with his wife, two amazing children and their wicked black cat, Merlin.
Under the constant gloom of her crumbling marriage, Nancy fights to find the happiness her small family has lost. With the family business in turmoil and Tom’s drinking problems, the odds are stacked against them. Nancy and Tom must decide which path they will take….