A Reader Has a Great Suggestion for A Gift

Posted On Dec 13 2017 by

Here’s a suggestion for giving  The Twenty Second Smile as a gift. This is William’s best book ever. I love his description, “Engagingly Playful Strategies to be Happy, Wild and Free.” I have just ordered a few more because I can think of so many friends who will love it. Perfect for holiday giving! What a beautiful book! Thank you again William! Another reader gave the book to everyone in her book club.  How fun. The book is beautiful to look at on the coffee table or by your bedside.  It’s fun, playful, and inspiring.  At its best it can …


Book Trailers Are Cool – Watch My Trailer for The Twenty Second Smile

Posted On Nov 3 2017 by

I’ve just posted my book trailer for The Twenty Second Smile, my latest book.  You’ll enjoy the short trailer and the book, too. Here’s the trailer > The Twenty Second Smile You can enjoy other trailers on that page too. You can get the book here – The Twenty Second Smile: Plus 97 More Engagingly Playful Strategies to Help you be Happy, Wild, and Free — Kindle Version I recommend the Paperback Version –It’s a very pretty book to own.  Here’s what Kathy said about The Twenty Second Smile: My life is in transition and given the current political/world climate …


What Is the Twenty Second Smile?

Posted On Oct 11 2017 by

The Twenty Second Smile was published today.  Early readers find it fun, playful, and filled with wisdom. I included every idea, insight, tip, and Zen trick I could think of that has been helpful to me in my life and it’s what I have been teaching my clients over the last four decades.  They’ve been tested.   It has everything I know that works really well. The subtitle for the book is Plus 97 More Engagingly Playful Strategies to Help You Be Happy, Wild, and Free.  That’s it.  98 chapters, each exactly 50 words long.  Each has its own illustration.  The …


Drinking a Bowl of Green I Stopped the War

Posted On Jun 14 2017 by

Most of my clients and my loved ones are suffering from Donald Trump’s predations, an internal war.  People find it hard not to get caught in the swirl of lies, unfairness, and  general meanness.  People have to scratch the itch asking: What’s happening?  What’s he done?  What have they done? “Freaking out” we used to call it. Quit it. Drinking a bowl of green tea, I stopped the war.  Paul Reps published this in his sweetly potent book, Zen Telegrams that he wrote it during the Vietnam War.  I read it in my 20s .  It changed my life.  And …


Color the Sky Yellow Book Giveaway

Posted On Jan 31 2017 by

As a birthday present to myself – number 70 – I am giving away one of my favorite books – Color the Sky Yellow: Creative Magic, Playful Art for Your Inner Child.  Yahoo. You can get it for FREE on February 1st my birthday through midnight February 5th 2017. Go for it, tell you friends => Color the Sky Yellow: Creative Magic, Playful Art for Your Inner Child You don’t need to know how to draw to get these benefits – happiness, freedom, and presence. Be happy, wild, and free, William P.S. Write a lovely review on Amazon for people. …


Get Insight into Everything with Your Inner Sage – Book Giveaway

Posted On Jan 19 2017 by

In changing times, wouldn’t it be nice to have some deep guidance from a sage?  You’re in luck, you have an inner sage, and this book giveaway will help you to Find him/her/it, Bring it forth And deepen your connection to inner knowing. Our only job is to look inside and do the next right thing.  When you don’t know what that is or don’t feel you connecting to your inner sage, your deepest inner knowing, then an oracle can help. Starting the day after the inauguration, Jan 21st 2017, The Wizard’s Handbook: How to Get Answers and Make the …


Playful Stress Reducing Shortcuts Giveaway

Posted On Dec 31 2016 by

This is the season and a year where we’ll need Playful Stress Reducing Shortcuts: Fast Drug-Free Ways to Tickle Your Nervous System to Improve Your Happiness, Peace, and Vitality. My most recent publication will help you when you need it the most. It’s free NOW and my offer ends midnight Jan 4th, 2017 PST. Grab your giveaway now. Go for it => Playful Stress Reducing Shortcuts May you be happy, wild, and free, William P.S. As the book is brand new, it has no reviews at this moment.  I would love some stellar reviews.  Go for it.  Please and thank …


Holy Days Heart – Free Book Giveaway Tomorrow

Posted On Nov 11 2016 by

Every year about this time, I giveaway my book Altar Making: An Active Meditation for Healing Your Heart and for Deepening Spiritual Meaning in Your Life. As the titles says – Reading it can help heal your heart and deepen spiritual meaning in your life. Multiple friends, masters in their own ways, contributed wonderful chapters.  Pick a chapter.  Be happy. It’s available free November 12, 2016 – midnight November 16th, 2016 PST… Go for it => Altar Making: An Active Meditation for Healing Your Heart and for Deepening Spiritual Meaning in Your Life. Be happy, wild, and free, William


This is the real thing…

Posted On Jul 29 2012 by

Brother David Steindl-Rast narrates this short video.  This is the real thing.  He will guide you into how to live a life you love more fully. The film shows a simple daily practice that will help you to live happily ever after.  Listen to his voice…  Does he sound happy?  Yes. Gratefulness, The Heart of Prayer: An Approach to Life in Fullness will help you, too. Walk in beauty, William  


How to Thrive and Be Enough

Posted On Feb 19 2012 by

When I start to give the same recommendations to numerous clients, I realize I need to send you the information, too.  These goodies will help you to live a life you love wholeheartedly — body and soul.  Really, they’re golden.  You’ll love Thrive: Finding Happiness the Blue Zones Way by Dan Buettner, a bestselling author for the National Geographic.  He distills years of research on happiness into something you can consume easily.    He reveals the secrets to happiness by looking at happy people from all over the world.  We’re drilling down into the essence of what makes humans happy.  And …


Do You Have the Patience?

Posted On Sep 5 2011 by

My 30 year old daughter, Sasha, wants to go to WashingtonStateUniversity and devour zoology.  Cool! She has been living on the edge for a couple of years with her work at the University  of Washington.  She manages the finances of around 30 revolving grants research grants there.  The group has been at risk of losing its funding for the last two years.  They keep warning her the grant money and hence her job may run out in two months.  This has gone on for a couple of years. A stressful life of uncertainty. Recently, she was told again that the …