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A healer by day and a writer by night, Monica McDowell is a minister who has meditated for countless hours on the virtues of chai lattes & chocolate. She has the distinction of being the first ordained minister in the United States granted civil rights by a federal appellate court. Her first book, "My Karma Ran Over My Dogma" (2007), is a narrative of her journey through these precedent-setting legal events into life-changing mysticism and a luminous spirituality. Her second book, "You are Light" (O-Books, 2011) is a healing meditation workbook to help you have all the love, joy, and peace you desire and was published in over 14 countries worldwide. "Confessions of a Mystic Soccer Mom", her third book was published in 2012 (Synclectic) and ...more

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Monica McDowell Well, I wrote that book, but as non-fiction! The mystery was, "What is going on at this church?" (I was an associate pastor of it). I originally thoug…moreWell, I wrote that book, but as non-fiction! The mystery was, "What is going on at this church?" (I was an associate pastor of it). I originally thought of the title, "God's Spy?" but thought that was too melodramatic, so drastically changed the scope of the book and re-titled it "My Karma Ran Over My Dogma." It would have made great fiction, though!(less)
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The Body Politic

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1. (of an action) seeming sensible and judicious under the circumstances
2. synonyms: wise, sensible, astute
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Monica McDowell Thanks, Linda! Likewise!

Much Love and Light,

Monica


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Linda Atnip Thank you for your friendship, Monica. Your books have such tantalizing titles, I can't wait to check them out.

Happy reading & writing,

Linda


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