Resources that have influenced me


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Habits: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change
Charles Duhigg

Braving the Wilderness: the Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone
Brene Brown

The Empath's Survival Guide: Life Strategies for Sensitive People
Judith Orloff, MD

Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within
Natalie Goldberg

Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
Elizabeth Gilbert

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

Infinite Possibilities: The Art of Living Your Dreams
Mike Dooley

The Desire Map: A Guide to Creating Goals with Soul
Danielle La Porte

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are Your Guide to a Wholehearted Life
Brene Brown, PhD., L.M.S.W.
 
The Happiness Project: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun
Gretchen Rubin
 
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead
Brene Brown, PhD., L.M.S.W.
 
The Big Leap: Conquer Your Hidden Fear and Take Your Life to the Next Level
Gay Hendricks

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking
Susan Cain
 
The Highly Sensitive Person: How to Thrive When the World Overwhelms You
Elaine N. Aron, Ph.D

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Time and Efficiency

168 Hours: You Have More Time Than You Think
Laura Vanderkam
 
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
David Allen
 
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
Stephen R. Covey
 
The Procrastinator’s Handbook: Mastering the Art of Doing It Now
Rita Emmett
 
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change
Charles Duhigg

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ADHD Resources

ADD-Friendly Ways to Organize Your Life
Judith Kolberg and Kathleen Nadeau, PhD
 
Women with Attention Deficit Disorder: Embracing Disorganization at Home and in the Workplace
Sari Solden
 
Is It You, Me, or Adult A.D.D.?: Stopping the Roller Coaster When Someone You Love Has Attention Deficit Disorder
Gina Pera
 
Organizing Solutions for People with Attention Deficit Disorder: Tips and Tools to Help You Take Charge of Your Life and Get Organized
Susan C Pinsky
 
The Disorganized Mind: Coaching your ADHD Brain to Take Control of Your Time, Tasks & Talents
Nancy Ratey
 
You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!: The Classic Self-Help Book for Adults with Attention Deficit Disorder
Kate Kelly & Peggy Ramundo

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Purpose and Calling

The Purpose of your Life: Finding your Place in the World Using Synchronicity, Intuition and Uncommon Sense
Carol Adrienne
 
Take Time for Your Life: A 7-Step Program for Creating the Life you Want
Cheryl Richardson
 
Callings: Finding and Following an Authentic Life
Gregg Levoy
 
I Will Not Die an Unlived Life: Reclaiming Purpose and Passion
Dawna Markova, PhD
 
Find Your Purpose, Change Your Life: Getting to the Heart of Your Life’s Mission
Carol Adrienne

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Spirituality

The Power of Now
Eckhart Tolle
 
Celestine Prophecy Books and Guides
James Redfield and Carole Adrienne

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Other Resources

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
Marie Kondo

The Open Mind: Exploring the Six Patterns of Natural Intelligence
Dawna Markova, PhD
 
The Artist’s Way: A Course in Discovering and Recovering Your Creative Self
Julia Cameron
 
Taming Your Gremlin: A Surprisingly Simple Method for Getting Out of Your Own Way
Rick Carson

Photographs of Lisa taken by Birgit Gutsche
www.birgitgutsche.com

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