My book, Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism, affectionately referred to as a shamanic tiger in Inviting A Tiger Home to Play, is now available for Kindle in ebook format in India!
Amazon launched Kindle in India in August. Over 1 million ebooks are now available for download (in Indian rupees) from the Amazon Kindle …Continue reading
Animals, Reiki and Shamanism
Eleven years in the making, Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism features 45 true and heartwarming stories about animals and their role in the life and evolution of animal communicator, Reiki and shamanic energy healer Rose De Dan.
This inspiring collection of tales, featuring dozens of black and white photographs by the …Continue reading
Come join Puma and I for Family Fun Day as we march in the Dog Parade and compete in the “Looks Like Owner” contest (poor Puma never knew what he was in for when he adopted me so many years ago!).
What: ACC Family Fun Day
When: Sunday, September 12, Noon to 7:30 p.m.
Where: West Seattle, …Continue reading
When I first published my book, Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism, I wrote a humorous article entitled Inviting a Tiger Home to Play: Unleashing a Shamanic Book which contained stories that clearly showed that the book had a mind, and a spirit, all its own. Several of those stories revolved around dogs and cats who seemed to find the book’s energy irresistible. …Continue reading
Dogged Pursuit: How a Rescue Dog Rescued Me is a true story that chronicles author Robert Rodi and his independent-minded dog Dusty’s year-long journey within the world of canine agility competition. The book starts off with the feel of a Cinderfella story: Dusty, a somewhat unusual looking (and behaving) abused Sheltie is repeatedly passed over for …Continue reading
I’ve known Robyn Fritz for several years now. I first met her through a local Alki business group where it soon became apparent that we had a number of things in common including writing and animals. Over time we took classes from each other—I took hers on writing, she took mine on Reiki—and we became friends.
I …Continue reading
While I fully intend to get a copy of Simon Tofield’s new book, Simon’s Cat, it is actually his videos that I wanted to share here.
I can recall being sent a link to Simon’s first animated film, “Cat Man Do” a while back by a cat-loving client, and it is truly funny. I forgot to bookmark …Continue reading
“Two Dogs” at Wuffington Wag
For the month of August Wuffington Wag is featuring excerpts in their Summer Reading Issue by selected authors. This week they feature my story “Two Dogs” from Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki, and Shamanism, along with great stories about animals from three excellent writers. Click here to check them out!
Tails of …Continue reading
When the intensity of the type of work that I do gets to be a bit much, and I’m feeling like I need a break, I take a mental vacation. My favorite form of doing that is to dive into a good book like Gun Shy (Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries, Book 3), by author Donna Ball. …Continue reading
Here Kiya, the Box Queen, age 13, and Saqqara, age 15, engage in a bit of play. After so many years together as a family, it was really fun to see the older cats wake up as soon as they heard the sound of the wrapping paper being unrolled. More than one present has a bit …Continue reading
After many months of hard work, I am thrilled to be able to announce the arrival of a new shamanic calendar inspired by the need of so many people and animals for healing, both personal and global. Here is the official announcement!
Are you feeling rushed, tired and drained?
Our world seems to be moving faster and faster, …Continue reading
Acclaimed book, Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism, by author Rose De Dan, is now available as an ebook worldwide through Kindle Books and Mobipocket.
Acclaimed by reviewers as “a gem,” “packed with wisdom and heart,” this book is a singular collection of inspirational anecdotes based on De Dan’s personal experiences as an animal communicator, …Continue reading
Maybe it was the June Peruvian shamanic despacho ceremony, but lately I feel like I am living in synchronicity-land. It was an ayni despacho ceremony, designed to bring one’s life into balance and harmony, removing blockages that stand in the way of your manifesting your highest potential. It is said that when you are in balance …Continue reading
My fledgling video effort, “Two Dogs, a story of compassion and animal communication” is up on YouTube!
“Two Dogs” is the true story of two lost dogs, and this video lovingly portrays the miracles that can happen when you communicate from your heart, and features my reading an excerpt from my new book, “Tails of a Healer: …Continue reading
Well, I have survived my first book reading, and I am happy to report, I actually had fun!
When I arrived at SoulFood Books in Redmond, and toted in my shamanic gear, I got my first look at where I would be reading, and seriously questioned if I knew what I was doing. For some reason I …Continue reading
I will be appearing at SoulFood Books in Redmond, WA this Thursday, May 8 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. reading excerpts from my new book Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism and answering questions from the audience, of which hopefully there will be at least a few!
As a first-time author new to the book reading circuit …Continue reading
Shamanically speaking, everything has a spirit. In which case, you could say that my new book Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism is evidencing wild and spirited behavior just like the image on its front cover.
Initially my book managed to make itself invisible online at both Amazon and Barnes and Noble, much to the …Continue reading