Anita Neilson

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Paramahansa Yogananda; The Bhagavad Gita;

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Anita Neilson is an author, spiritual poet and blogger. A graduate in three modern languages and with careers in commerce and education behind her, she now writes for mind, body, spirit and chronic illness magazines.

Her debut book, Acts of Kindness from your Armchair, is a practical guide to the ways in which thoughts, words and acts of kindness, both inward and towards the wider world, can create real change. This toolkit of ideas and practices arose from the author's personal experiences in her quest to find a new purpose in life, despite health limitations, through the power of kindness.

Her second book, Rose Petals Floating Downstream, is a tender collection of meditative spiritual verse, offering solace in a fractious world, immersion
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Anita Neilson Inspiration comes when I meditate, when I go for walks, when I watch a television programme, or a title for a poem or blog post will suddenly just pop…moreInspiration comes when I meditate, when I go for walks, when I watch a television programme, or a title for a poem or blog post will suddenly just pop into my head and I rush off to get the words down before they disappear!(less)
Anita Neilson Being in the 'flow'. For me, writing is a kind of spiritual practice, a meditation in action. When words flow easily, time stands still or zooms into…moreBeing in the 'flow'. For me, writing is a kind of spiritual practice, a meditation in action. When words flow easily, time stands still or zooms into fast-forward. The sense of purpose gained from writing knowing that even if it affects just one person (and even if that person is you!), then your job is done. Our words are so powerful, and to be able to help people help themselves through the power of my words is truly a blessing.(less)
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I awoke this morning to the temperature in centigrade of -10 (that's 14 degrees Fahrenheit), but you know, I'm one of the lucky ones. Here's why!
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LAND by Tammy  Takahashi
"Diving into the dazzling verse in Tammy Takahashi’s latest collection, Land, gave me a sense of traveling alongside a modern mystic dedicated to mapping the adventure, struggle and magnificent wonder of being human—but not just human. Instead, rea..." Read more of this review »
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What a gorgeous collection of poetry this is! From the poignant imagery of ‘Lament’ (“the moon peeks through the quiet dignity of pruned trees”) showcasing the visceral and spiritual connection between us and the natural world, our o
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Wise Love seems to take you by the hand step by step along the enlightening path of Bhakti yoga. For those familiar with Bhakti, they will find extensive knowledge of many metaphysical concepts peppering each page, softened by heart-led intuitive wor ...more
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“Kindness is not a weakness—it takes strength to think of others first!”
Anita Neilson

“You can be kind in the street, in the office, at home—but the best place to be kind is in your heart!”
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“Let kindness take you from house-bound to home-free!”
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“Kindness is not a weakness—it takes strength to think of others first!”
Anita Neilson

“You can be kind in the street, in the office, at home—but the best place to be kind is in your heart!”
Anita Neilson

“Let kindness take you from house-bound to home-free!”
Anita Neilson

“Affect positive change in your world from the inside out!”
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“The continuum of infinite, immortal Life is occasionally interrupted by a brief stroll into a body of highly limiting thought. Jim Young, Author of 'Aware in a World Asleep' and more!”
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