Reading Resources from Joy's Bookshelves

Mar 03, 2023

Here is a list of some books on my bookshelves.  Consider them Resources for your Self-Care and Wellness journey.  Are any of these on your bookshelves too? Let me know.


Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life by Marshall Rosenberg

Time Isn't the Problem: You Are by Chad E Cooper

Pathways to Nonviolent Communication: A Tool for Navigating Your Journey by Jim Manske

Healing Mudras: Yoga in Your Hands by Gertrud Hirschi

Everything is Figure Outable by Marie Forleo

The Body Keeps Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel van de Kolk MD

Women & Risk: How to Master Your Fears and Do What You Never Thought You Could Do by Nicky Marone

Playing Big: Practical Wisdom for Women Who Want to Speak Up, Create, and Lead by Tara Mohr

Dare to Lead: Brave Work, Tough Conversations, Whole Hearts by Brene Brown

Worth It: Your Life, Your Money, Your Terms by Amanda Steinberg

Pussy: A Reclamation by Regena Thomashauer

The Desire Factor: How to Embrace Your Materialistic Nature to Reclaim Your Full Spiritual Power by Christy Whitman

Getting the Love You Want Workbook by Harville Hendrix, PhD and Helen LaKelly Hunt PhD

Fear No Evil: The Pathwork Method of Transforming the Lower Self by Eva Broch Pierrakos & Donovan Thesenga

Art is a Way of Knowing: A Guide to Self-Knowledge and Spiritual Fulfillment through Creativity by Pat B Allen

Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson, Edward Herrman, et. al.

The Magus of Strovolos: The Extraordinary World of a Spiritual Healer by Kyriacos C Markides

The Female Brain by Louann Brizendine

Medical Medium Cleanse to Heal  by Anthony William

The Essential Rumi



Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell

The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Julia Cameron

Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown


Yoga the Iyengar Way: The New Definitive Illustrated Guide by Mira Mehta, Shyma Mehta, and Silvia Mehta

The Heart of Yoga: Developing a Personal Practice by T.K.V. Desikachar

Awakening the Spine: The Stress-Free Yoga that Works with the Body to Restore Health, Vitality, and Energy by Vanda Scaravelli

Yoga Nidra: The Meditative Heart of Yoga by Richard Miller