is a treasure chest.
is bright and boundless.
just as you are.
Psychologist, Author, and Art Playgroundist
“Our world needs the present and authentic you. Maybe that is the real substance of fancy. The true dazzle. The place where light breaks free.”
- Rachel Awes
"all i did was listen" by Rachel Awes.
About the book: "all i did was listen" is a 232-page, full-color, illustrated gift-book, filled with inspiring quotes from Rachel’s psychotherapy clients, that strung together, tell a story about how healing can happen for all of us.
Rachel accompanies each quote with a colorful illustration + written reflection. The book closes with a few pages of questions that can be used for personal inspiration/reflection +/or group study/book club.
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St. Paul, MN. United States
Artist, best-selling author of
17 books, inspirationalist.
Rachel’s words and art are an uncommon elixir that travels straight to the heart by way of the soul.
Twin Cities Television
and radio personality.
We are constantly bombarded with messages, both good and bad, about who we are and our place in the world. Rachel Awes teaches us how to take control of those messages by being kind to ourselves.
Henry Emmons, MD
Author of The Chemistry of Joy, The Chemistry of Calm, and Staying Sharp
Rachel Awes sees our innocence, believes in our innate goodness, and guides readers, like a master poet, to embrace life’s great work: the embodiment of love.
“I am learning from the wild kingdom. From the starfish in the depths to the mountain goat in the heights and all life in between. Who abide in their strength. Who breathe into all they are and who are art on earth. Maybe our only business is to be beautiful.”