Sojourns of the Soul
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
7:00 PM–9:30 PM Free
Author Dana Micucci reads from her new travel memoir Sojourns of the Soul: One Woman’s Journey around the World and into Her Truth(Quest Books) which delves deeply into the spiritual traditions of seven sacred sites which she visited over a 14-year period, including Tibet.
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Himalayan Happy Hour, book signing, and free admission to the galleries for those who purchase a book
Reading with author Dana Micucci, followed by Q&A and book signing
Books available at the Shop@RMA (Members receive 10% discount)
About Sojourns of the Soul
In a growingly skeptical and uncertain society, the search for meaning has become more urgent and critical than ever. While many of us may desire to achieve enlightenment, most of us don’t know where to start. Celebrated journalist Dana Micucci’s new memoir, Sojourns of the Soul: One Woman’s Journey around the World and into Her Truth(Quest Books), explores this dilemma while chronicling seven trips that span 14 years of Micucci’s life as she explores the connection of inner growth to world travel that eventually leads to her own self-actualization.
Sojourns of the Soul takes the reader on a journey through the world’s most sacred and exotic lands, including the Australian Outback, Cambodia, Egypt, Tibet, the Yucatan, New Mexico and Peru. As she explores each “souljourn,” Micucci finds herself in seven successive stages that correlate with each of the seven chakras, or spiritual energy centers of the body. These stages take the reader from an awakening all the way to activation.
About the Author
Dana Micucci has enjoyed a decades-long career as a journalist that has brought her to many of the world’s most sacred, exotic lands to study and write about the artistic and cultural traditions of many diverse destinations. In addition to her newest book, she is the author of Artists in Residence, Best Bids: The Insider’s Guide to Buying at Auction, and Collector’s Journal. Micucci divides her time between New Mexico and New York City, while continuing her worldly travels.
“Sojourns of the Soul is a rainbow bridge through time and space. Dana Micucci uses her colorful journeys into diverse cultures to learn for herself and teach us, her readers, about the powers of transformation — and the ecstasy of being fully present in every moment.” — John Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Hoodwinked and Confessions of an Economic Hit Man