Prolific writer (and wallflower) Shonda Rhimes use to shy away from any kind of situation that would put her in the public spotlight. But when a sibling tells her “You never say yes to anything” she is compelled to conquer her fear and say ‘yes’ to opportunities that come her way.
Protagonist Bryn is a damaged self-help author who is trying to find her feet following a near death experience. Plagued by vivid dreams of smoke and fire, she is hoping a fresh start in a new town with her devoted and loving husband is the first step on the road to recovery. Her world quickly unravels and she is left fighting for her sanity….and her life.
Are you ready to jump off life’s treadmill and take time out to smell the roses?? Destination Simple is a great appetizer for the ‘slow living’ movement and offers practical advice for achieving a calmer, happier life.
If you go through life feeling like you should be ‘happier’ then Gretchen Rubin’s book The Happiness Project might be the inspo you’re looking for. Rubin devoted a year reviewing countless aspects of her life with the goal of feeling happier.