Charis welcomes Marlee Grace in conversation with Sarah Faith Gottesdiener for a celebration of Grace's highly anticipated collection, Getting to Center: Pathways to Finding Yourself Within the Great Unknown.
Picking up where How to Not Always Be Working left off, Getting to Center is an empathetic offering to those who are looking for a roadmap for finding their way back to equilibrium. This book meditates on endings, grief and joy, ease, hope, addiction, and beginnings, pairing Marlee's own experiences and wisdom with practical exercises and tools for creating balance and understanding within the natural changes of life.
Essential for anyone who feels overwhelmed and anxious about these unpredictable times, this gorgeous, thoughtful book is a hand to hold to feel less alone, and a guide to cultivating resources we can replenish and depend on in ourselves.
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Marlee Grace is a dancer and a writer. Marlee's personal work focuses on improvisation through movement and art making, as well as bringing together the voices of artists through her podcast and artist residency program. As an author and workshop facilitator of How to Not Always Be Working, which she has taught to groups across the country, she delights in the process of showing up to her own practice of being human and finds great joy navigating with others. She is currently based near Santa Fe, NM.
Sarah Faith Gottesdiener is an artist, author, and business owner living in Los Angeles California. She wrote the cult classic lunar workbooks Many Moons from 2015-2018, and her book The Moon Book: Lunar Magic to Change Your Life publishes on November 24, 2020. She is a psychic, a tarot reader, and a dog lover. Find her at modernwomenprojects.com or on IG: @gottesss
"Marlee's work shifts and stretches. This new collection is a necessary resource for those of us looking to re-center, lean in, and get curious about ourselves, about our heart's work. Getting to Center is a blessing in book form." —Alexandra Elle, author of After the Rain
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