Books and Plays by Junie Swadron
Your Life Matters! 8 Simple Steps to Writing Your Story
Do you want to write a memoir or tell your story, but don’t know where to begin?
Are you recently retired from a career that gave meaning and purpose to your life? You know what a gift it would be to leave a legacy for your children and grandchildren.
Or do you want to make a difference in the world with your expertise, wisdom, and brilliance as a successful business leader or coach? Your book is your calling card!
Yet, is there a voice inside your head that stops you cold, saying things like, “Who would be interested in my story?” Wait! Your Life Matters! Learn more >
Author, psychotherapist, and writing coach Junie Swadron has guided authors to write their life stories for more than thirty years. Her books, Re-Write Your Life: A Transformational Guide to Writing and Healing the Stories of Our Lives, and Write Where You Are, have assisted thousands of writers to move through fear and writer’s block. Find out where you can order Your Life Matters!
Jazzy’s Miracle Mission: A True Story Colouring Book
Our most popular creative endeavour, hands down, is Jazzy’s Miracle Mission,
a colouring book written by me and illustrated by my partner, David Halliwell.
It portrays the true story of our budgie, Jazzy, returning home after five days of inclement weather, predators, and who knows what else!
It’s a must read for everyone who loves miracles and loves to colour — a beautiful gift for every child and inner child on the planet! Read more and order the book here.
Colouring Your Dreams Come True: A Bedtime Story and Colouring Book for Children of All Ages and the Child within Every Adult
Children are born knowing things that adults have forgotten. They know the Magic of Play.
In Colouring Your Dreams Come True, Jolly-Beam, a Charismatic Being from a land not so far, far away, travels to earth to meet a group of adults and take them to his land so they can experience what it’s like to be a child again. During their time in this magical land, they experience the realization of their deepest dreams and visions. Afterwards, they are taught Universal Laws that will allow them to create these dreams on earth. This book, besides offering hours of colouring pleasure, is a bedtime story that arouses joy, inspiration wisdom and love that follows the reader deep into Dreamtime. Read what’s inside (including readers’ testimonials) and purchase your copy here.
Re-Write Your Life: A Transformational Guide to Writing and Healing the Stories of Our Lives
Re-Write Your Life is a unique guided writing experience that empowers you to let go of old resentments, hurts and regrets and make peace with your past so you can rejoice in your life today. This book stands alone, and is also an excellent companion to my Re-Write Your Life online course.
“Junie Swadron is both a guide and a muse. Her book is a bright lantern, illuminating the often dark and tricky terrain of the soul. Grounded in personal experience, her techniques catalyze the deep authenticity possible to us all.” —Julia Cameron, Author of The Artist’s Way
Write Where You Are: A Book for Those Who Dream of Writing but Don’t Know Where to Begin
It offers foolproof and often hilarious solutions to get even the biggest sceptics writing. It’s a guidebook that takes away all the fears you have locked in the closet.
Toss out perfection and replace it with colours, shapes, anger, joy, humour, heartbreak and whatever else that wants to come out of hiding.
This approach to writing will stop the judging and allow you to rest your heart on the page. This brings about spaciousness, creative freedom, and confidence. Learn more, read passages from the book, and purchase your copy here.
Madness Masks and Miracles: A Play to Help Dispel Myths and Stigmas about Mental Illness
Madness, Masks and Miracles© is about the madness or the dark night of the soul we all go through as we walk our human journey, the masks we wear to hide the madness the sadness, heartbreak or grief lest we be judged and ostracized, and the miracles that allow us to take off our masks and stand tall in all of who we really are. Learn more about the play here. To learn more about mental health and the Academy for Creative and Healing Arts for People with Mental Health Challenges, visit this page.