THE HEART KNOWS THE WAY: How to Follow Your Heart to a Conscious Connection with the Divine Spirit Within -- is a remarkably intimate and revealing account by the author of how she sought a better, more loving and enlightened approach to helping her husband through his lengthy decline and death. In the process she opened to a personal relationship with God, gained new insight into one of life's most feared experiences, and completed the experience free of sadness and guilt, with renewed joy, meaning, purpose and reaffirmation of life.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING: This book is an unflinching account of Fern Stewart Welch's journey though her husband's decline and death. It is a poignant reminder of the meanings that can be found even in life's most difficult moments, and a testimony to the precious love that can bind people together. Larry Dossey, M.D., author of The Extraordinary Healing Power of Ordinary Things.
FROM THE AUTHOR: I knew beyond knowing there was a different way to help my husband through his decline and death - a way that I had never heard of or read about. I just wasn't able to do it by myself. I tried. I finally turned within in desperation seeking love, support and guidance. This is the story of the surprising discovery that transformed our experience and my life.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Fern Stewart Welch is a former freelance international travel correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, public relations director for The Arizona Bank, founder and president of a public relations firm, editorial director of PHOENIX Magazine and executive director of the Gladys Taylor McGarey Medical Foundation. She now resides in Scottsdale, Arizona and is working on a new book, How to Become a Warrior of the Heart.