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
(l to r): sister Francine, father Gilbert, author Rose De Dan and sister Claudine in 1970
Today, as our country and other nations worldwide focus attention on the tragic events of September 11, 2001, I felt it was important to honor the memory of all affected by an act of positive creation.
Reprinted here in my blog …Continue reading
“The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than blacks were made for whites, or women for men.” — Alice Walker, author of The Color Purple
My interview Animal Reiki Shamanism – Rose De Dan, Seattle with Lilou Macé of Lilou’s Juicy Living Tour was released today. …Continue reading
Today’s quote is from Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism:
“We share this world, Pachamama (a Peruvian Quechua word meaning Mother Earth), with species seemingly vastly different than ourselves. Many of us feel a loss of connection, a distancing from the natural world that surrounds and maintains precarious toeholds within our cultivated, civilized areas.
“And …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
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
Gracie the Cat
I was asked to be one of several practitioners offering mini Reiki sessions at an annual retreat for women and girls. Everyone was receptive and appreciative, except for one teenager.
I was in the initial stages of a Reiki session with a woman when the door burst open and this teenage girl rushes …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
This blog marks my return to writing after a lengthy absence due to my being deeply immersed in the production of my book, Tails of a Healer: Animals, Reiki and Shamanism.
The book is a collection of previously published articles spanning the eleven years of my healing practice, and chronicles my adventures, mishaps, and growth as an …Continue reading