Healing Words for the Body, Mind and Spirit offers inspiration and illumination to everyone on the path toward physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual healing. Veteran spirituality writer Goldman offers 101 compelling words—each accompanied by inspiring quotations, a central illustrative story, and an affirmation that, taken together, illustrate and evoke that word’s special healing powers. Beautifully designed, and with quotes and stories drawn from a wide variety of traditions and sources, Healing Words for the Body, Mind and Spirit is sure to become a beloved volume of wisdom and guidance.
LeMoyne Mercer, editor, Healthy Living News:
Healing Words sets up a dynamic for self-exploration and self-understanding.
Mirka Knaster, author of the best-selling book Discovering the Body's Wisdom:
Using heart-warming anecdotes, practical affirmations, and thought-provoking quotes, Caren invites us to participate in healing on every level of our being.
Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D., author of Kitchen Table Wisdom and My Grandfather's Blessings:
Goldman shows us how to find the profound healing hidden in words we use every day.... In a word: WONDERFUL!
Margaret Bullitt-Jonas, author of Holy Hunger: A Woman's Journey from Food Addiction to Spiritual Fulfillment:
Healing Words offers a wealth of anecdotes, reflections, and stories that give fresh energy and insight for the spiritual journey.
Barbara Dossey, author of Florence Nightingale: Mystic, Visionary, Healer; Rituals of Healing; and Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice:
This inspiring book offers a path that patients can follow to help transform helpless and hapless feelings into hopeful ones.
Elizabeth Lesser, cofounder of the Omega Institute and author of The Seeker's Guide: Making Your Life a Spiritual Adventure:
I am sure everyone...will find Caren's sense of wisdom and humor a refreshing tonic and a graceful companion.
Elise NeeDell Babcock, author of When Life Becomes Precious:
This is an inspirational, enriching, sensitive guide for anyone facing a difficult time.
Emoke B'Racz, past president of the South Eastern Booksellers' Association:
Goldman is making it possible to take a thoughtful journey inward and achieve a quality in life we all desire.
Jennifer Louden, author of The Comfort Queen's Guide to Life and The Woman's Retreat Book:
Goldman shines a healing light...on how we can approach language with intention and transform our bodies and spirits in the process.
Jane Vorhees, recipient of the Charles Haslom Award for Excellence in Bookselling and co-owner of Malaprops Bookstore, Publishers Weekly Bookseller of the Year 2000:
Caren offers us a positive transformative experience that can lead to a whole new definition of healing.