Finding Inner Courage
How to find our way to our core, to stand by our core, and to then sustain the practice of living from our core.
Reduced to Joy
The art of acceptance and working with what we’re given, and the gift of vulnerability.
Seven Thousand Ways to Listen
Uncovering the work of being and the wisdom of care, awakening the conscious heart.
The Healer's Call
The call, art, dangers, and rewards of integrating the medicine of what we know with the medicine of who we are.
Poet, philosopher, and spiritual teacher MARK NEPO moves and inspires audiences and readers all over the world with his influential inspirational voice.
Poet, philosopher, and spiritual teacher MARK NEPO moves and inspires audiences and readers all over the world as he shares his ideas on living an authentic life, inner transformation, finding courage, and more. Nepo was living as any middle-ager does, with his wife, pursuing their careers, when he found out he had cancer. This diagnosis changed his life dramatically, and his outlook on living. Since then, he has survived cancer and shared his story of awakening into what he calls “honest living.” His #1 New York Times Bestseller, The Book of Awakening, has sold over a million copies and put him on the map as a beloved and inspiring storyteller. He has now published twenty-two books, is a regular columnist for Spirituality & Health Magazine, and is often interviewed about moving forward in the midst of so much turmoil. Audiences leave his talks feeling inspired, more connected to what it means to be human, and with a new framework for generating ideas. After recently hosting Mark for an event, the New Thought Center for Spiritual Living shared, “The event was wonderful! We all found him to be the nicest, warm, kind, most genuine person we have hosted here. He was a delight to meet and have here at our Center.”
With over a million copies sold, Mark Nepo has moved and inspired readers and seekers all over the world with his #1 NYT bestseller The Book of Awakening. Beloved as a poet, teacher, and storyteller, Mark has been called “one of the finest spiritual guides of our time,” “a consummate storyteller,” and “an eloquent spiritual teacher.” His work is widely accessible and used by many and his books have been translated into more than twenty languages.
A bestselling author, he has published twenty-two books and recorded fifteen audio projects. In 2015, he was given a Life-Achievement Award by AgeNation. In 2016, he was named by Watkins: Mind Body Spirit as one of the 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People, and was also chosen as one of OWN’s SuperSoul 100, a group of inspired leaders using their gifts and voices to elevate humanity. And In 2017 Mark became a regular columnist for Spirituality & Health Magazine.
Recent work includes The Book of Soul (St. Martin’s Essentials, 2020); Drinking from the River of Light (Sounds True, 2019) a Nautilus Book Award Winner; More Together Than Alone (Atria, 2018) cited by Spirituality & Practice as one of the Best Spiritual Books of 2018; Things That Join the Sea and the Sky (Sounds True, 2017), a Nautilus Book Award Winner; The Way Under the Way: The Place of True Meeting (Sounds True, 2016), a Nautilus Book Award Winner; The One Life We’re Given (Atria) cited by Spirituality & Practice as one of the Best Spiritual Books of 2016, Inside the Miracle (Sounds True) selected by Spirituality & Health Magazine as one of the top ten best books of 2015; The Endless Practice (Atria) cited by Spirituality & Practice as one of the Best Spiritual Books of 2014; and Seven Thousand Ways to Listen (Atria), which won the 2012 Books for a Better Life Award.
Mark was part of Oprah Winfrey’s The Life You Want Tour in 2014 and has appeared several times with Oprah on her Super Soul Sunday program on OWN TV. He has also been interviewed by Robin Roberts on Good Morning America. The Exquisite Risk was listed by Spirituality & Practice as one of the Best Spiritual Books of 2005, calling it “one of the best books we’ve ever read on what it takes to live an authentic life.” Mark devotes his writing and teaching to the journey of inner transformation and the life of relationship. He continues to offer readings, lectures, and retreats. Please visit Mark at: www.MarkNepo.com and http://threeintentions.com.