Featured Columnists

Janai Mestrovich

Janai 'Grandma Boom' Mestrovich's passion for human potential and stress prevention has been a 40-year journey. Her books resonate with foundational ways to support the advancement of human consciousness in grounded, practical ways for children, adults, and adults who spend time with children. Empowerment, she believes, can begin at the preschool level. Janai worked as an Instructor at the University of Oregon, teaching Empowering Children since the early 1990's and has taught at Southern Oregon University. With a Master’s Degree in Family and Child Development, she is a pioneer in children’s stress prevention programs, author, newspaper columnist, TV producer/host/creator/writer, and international speaker. Janai’s awards and honors include: Silver Medal, NY International Film and Television Festival; Most Innovative Children’s Program, Oregon; Miss Hospitality of Kansas, 1969; invited and appointed to the Rosalynn Carter Institute National Caregiving Project Editorial Board; invited to represent prevention and rural areas at the Surgeon General’s Conference on Children’s Mental Health; watermelon seed spitting champion; 1st and 2nd place awards as Freedom Fairy in Ashland, Oregon’s July 4th parades. She advocates holistic education for children. Janai encourages all, young and old alike, to engage their joy-filled inner child, and tap into the freedom of holistic aging. Her website, www.grandmaboom.com provides videos, articles, blog, inspiration and much more. Doris Day and Danny Lockwood (music video producer for Jennifer Lopez and Katy Perry) endorsed her latest book, self-help memoir, THE GRANDMA BOOM CHRONICLES...More Alive at 65! It is available on Amazon.com

 

Brent Marchant

A lifelong movie fan and longtime student of metaphysics, Brent Marchant is the author of Get the Picture?!: Conscious Creation Goes to the Movies (http://booklaunch.io/brent%20marchant/get-the-picture) and Consciously Created Cinema: The Movie Lover’s Guide to the Law of Attraction (http://booklaunch.io/brent%20marchant/consciously-created-cinema), books that provide a reader-friendly look at how the practice of “conscious creation” (also known as “the law of attraction”) is illustrated through film. Brent maintains an ongoing blog about metaphysical cinema and other self-empowerment topics at http://brentmarchantsblog.blogspot.com. He is also Featured Contributor, Arts & Entertainment, for VividLife magazine (www.VividLife.me) and Featured Contributor for Smart Women’s Empowerment (www.smartwomensempowerment.org). His additional writing credits include contributions to Library Journal, BeliefNet, New Age News and Master Heart Magazine. He’s a frequent guest on various Internet and broadcast radio shows, as well as a regular presenter at conscious creation conferences. Brent holds a B.A. in magazine journalism and history from Syracuse University. His web site is www.BrentMarchant.com.

 

Aleya Dao

Aleya Dao is known as a sound healer and spiritual guide who has been practicing alternative healing for 20 years. She is a Licensed Acupuncturist and a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, an energy practitioner, Craniosacral practitioner and a Reiki Master. In 2001 she had an enlightenment experience that enabled her to work with people at a much deeper level. That same year she started the first holistic clinic in Telluride known as The Healing Company, and in 2003 opened energy healing practices in Santa Barbara, CA and Clovis, CA. She has the ability to see the unseen and perceive why people have created specific situations in their lives and what they are attempting to learn from these circumstances. With an international private practice she teaches all over the country, inspiring and guiding individuals and groups into greater degrees of empowerment, abundance, and health. Aleya produced a powerful CD called Awaken with Grammy Award winning composer and musician Barry Goldstein. To share her gifts more widely, Aleya has created a web and email-based resource called, Cups of Consciousness, daily meditations that can help you balance your energy during the week and shift the way you feel in 7 minutes or less. Her website is: www.aleyadao.com .

 

Jon Rappoport

The author of three explosive collections, THE MATRIX REVEALED, EXIT FROM THE MATRIX, and POWER OUTSIDE THE MATRIX, Jon was a candidate for a US Congressional seat in the 29th District of California. He maintains a consulting practice for private clients, the purpose of which is the expansion of personal creative power. Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, he has worked as an investigative reporter for 30 years, writing articles on politics, medicine, and health for CBS Healthwatch, LA Weekly, Spin Magazine, Stern, and other newspapers and magazines in the US and Europe. Jon has delivered lectures and seminars on global politics, health, logic, and creative power to audiences around the world. You can sign up for his free NoMoreFakeNews emails or his free OutsideTheRealityMachine emails here.