A fantastic spiritual narrative that is alive with hope and possibility. Sandy Nathan's journey will inspire you create your own spiritual practice. A highly recommended book for all spiritual seekers. -- USABookNews.com.
Sandy's book has got to be one of the most fun to read books about spirituality ever written. She takes the reader along on her adventures with a down to earth approach and style that keeps the reader in touch--with both reality and spirituality. Informative, entertaining, and enlightening. -- Natural Horse Magazine, Volume 8 Issue 5.
Stepping Off the Edge is beautifully written. It has many examples of Sandy's spirited events and the need for inner awareness. -- Adele Von Rust McCormick, Ph.D., Marlena Deborah McCormick, Ph.D. and Thomas McCormick, M.D. authors, Horses and the Mystical Path and Horse Sense and the Human Heart.
Sandy Nathan has not only captured the essence of the Gathering, but she has also scattered the seeds of its healing to others. Sandy, in Stepping off the Edge, sharing her flaws, her fears, her uncertainties, so that readers can connect, open up, and begin the healing process. I am both awed and humbled that the Gathering, with its tiny beginnings nearly a decade ago, now speaks to the hearts of so many hurting people through Bill Miller's words and, now, Sandy's book. Thank you, Sandy, for listening to that inner voice. Aho. -- Delilah F. O'Haynes, Ed.D, A founder of the Native American Ministries (NAM) of the Holston Conference of the United Methodist Church.
From the Publisher
We expected great things from Stepping Off the Edge
, but it's exceeded our expectations. It's a finalist for the 2007 Benjamin Franklin Awards in the New Age/Spirituality category. As such, Stepping Off the Edge
has already been judged as one of the three best books in its class IN THE NATION. The final Benjamin Franklin Award will be announced at a ceremony at Book Expo America in NYC.
As if that wasn't enough, Stepping Off the Edge
is a finalist in THREE categories of the The National Indie Excellence 2007 Book Awards:
Autobiography/Memoir (First Runner Up)
New Age Non Fiction (First Runner Up)
We at Vilasa Press invite you to read Sandy Nathan's new book. We think you'll be richly rewarded. The book is impactful, rich in meaning, beautiful, and funny by turns. It's a memoir and self help book that reads like a novel. The climax is stunning. It includes a reading list for further study and an interview with Grammy winning Native American musician, painter and speaker, Bill Miller.
Barry Nathan, publisher, Vilasa Press