Fierce Medicine : Breakthrough Practices to Heal the Body and Ignite the Spirit
Fierce Medicine is also part memoir, detailing Ana Forrest's journey to move beyond her past as she helps others to do the same. Filled with helpful yoga exercises, Fierce Medicine teaches us to reconnect with our bodies, cultivate balance, and start living in harmony with our Spirits.
- Paperback | 272 pages
- 138 x 203 x 19mm | 238g
- 10 Jul 2012
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- New York, United States
- black & white illustrations
Back cover copy
In her unique, powerful, and inviting voice, Ana Forrest reveals how to:
Learn to stalk fear and break free from it instead of running from it.
Be attentive to your body, discovering its own inherent healing properties.
Speak and act from a place of honesty and compassion.
Cultivate an open heart that is feeling, responsive, and reflexive and able to embrace change.
Harness your intuition and the courage to live in alignment with your Spirit.
Whether you've never done yoga or are a seasonedpractitioner, Ana Forrest's practices, stories, and exercises will help you uncover yourown warrior's heart. With this wise woman as yourtrusted guide, you, too, can become centered, strong, and more alive than ever before.
"One of the most compelling, inspiring, and eloquent stories you will ever read. I absolutely could not put it down and I'm thrilled for all the other readers who will be captivated by Ana's storytelling and wisdom." -- Martha Beck, bestselling author of Finding Your Own North Star
"Fierce Medicine is a journey from the wounded to the healed soul using the grace and elegance of yoga as a guide. Ana Forrest has given us all the best of herself in this book." -- Caroline Myss, author of Anatomy of the Spirit and Defying Gravity
"Fierce Medicine is classic Ana Forrest: straight ahead life tales from one of the meteors of the modern yoga movement...laced with the intense focus of a Tiger seeking the freedom of the heart." -- John Friend, Founder of Anusara yoga