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SHE FOLLOWS HER STARS TO DEEPER ENLIGHTENMENT

Posted on August 27, 2017 at 4:40 PM

SHE FOLLOWS HER STARS TO DEEPER ENLIGHTENMENT

By Dominique Jaramillo


"I call my first conscious experience of my true Self my "Popeye Moment."


This breakthrough occurred during an enlightenment intensive where I spent three days asking the question, "Who Am I?"


After two days of alternating every 10 minutes between contemplation and asking the question of myself, and then sitting witness for another person’s inquiry, I finally said, "I don't know! I am what I am!"


Yes! It was that simple! I felt this surge come up from my gut, and before I knew it, I was bent over in bliss, holding my stomach, laughing hysterically.


I remember walking around the retreat center that night vibrating from head to toe.


I laid on the grass looking up at the stars feeling totally connected to everything above and below me, and yet completely free and liberated. I was on a natural high and I never wanted to come down.


I finally had a visceral experience of God, Universal Love, and my Self as That! I am what I am.


But enlightenment is as fleeting as it is spontaneous.


You can have a profound epiphany about who you are in a moment and be forever changed. But in order for a new truth to be fully realized, and the benefits of it sustained in any real way in daily life, one must keep asking and moving through the layers of pain and struggle that come up to challenge that truth."


Dominique continues asking the big questions about her life and path, and finally discovers peace and acceptance through an ancient practice that speaks to her heart. Can that same wisdom support you now, too?


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{All book royalties are being donated to a non-profit called Women for Women International to support more people around the world in practical ways.}



She Learns The Beauty In Pain

Posted on August 20, 2017 at 4:35 PM

SHE LEARNS THE BEAUTY IN PAIN

By Brenda Quintero-Lombardi


The beauty in pain is real. Pain is a very real, raw emotion that takes time to fully understand. It is the soul’s way of telling us that we need to start over, change and re-ignite our hearts. Because of my pain, I have more beauty and wholeness in my life now than I ever imagined being able to possess.


I credit it to my experiences and my surrender to my Higher Power, which to me is God.


My pain began at the age of 12. A family member suffered from severe mental illness which was later diagnosed as bi-polar disorder.


I grew up feeling fear that stemmed from their drastic mood swings that went from the highs of a euphoric “I love the world!” to the lows of “I am going to scream, yell, and break everything in sight!” I remember that during the worst of it, my parents were even afraid. Imagine being a child and the two people whom you look to for protection can’t even control the situation.


The worst night was when I saw my father get pushed down half a flight of stairs. I watched, hopeless and petrified. From that day on, my childhood was gone. To endure this household I was taught to be a good girl and be quiet. Stay in your room, do not be the cause of the mood swings, and do not express your emotions. My world was silent on the inside and exhausting on the outside.


Finally, at the age of 20, I was able to go off to college and get an education. I felt free.


But freedom was very scary at first."


Continue on Brenda's journey with her as she discovers her power to choose happiness and follow her dreams while also embracing more of her power and truth.


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{All book royalties are being donated to a non-profit called Women for Women International to support more people around the world in practical ways.}





She Finds Her Power By Being Forced Into Battle

Posted on August 12, 2017 at 4:25 PM

SHE FINDS HER POWER BY BEING FORCED INTO BATTLE

by Alison Baughman


"Yes, people say mean things on social media and life is too short to argue with stupid people, but what I encountered in 2015 changed my mind about that.


Nothing can prepare you for the day when you discover you are being crucified on social media and it is especially difficult when you are a public figure. When you have based your entire career on helping others and truly believe that you reap what you sow, you cannot help but be in disbelief that this is how the Universe rewards you.


Yes, I was mad at God that day and in the darkest days to follow.


My story begins by telling you that I am a successful professional #Numerologist and have built a career spanning almost two decades. Honesty, integrity and dedication are of the utmost importance to me.


I have done thousands of Numerology Readings, taught Numerology to hundreds of students, and worked hard to make the world aware of the insights Numerology has to offer.


Yet being successful also made me a target."


So how does this online attack unfold and lead to an incredible turning point in her personal power?


Continue reading in our new book where we share more #soul stories that support stepping into YOUR power by getting to the heart of what you are learning and healing.


https://www.amazon.com/Modern-Heroine-Soul-Stories-Forgiveness-ebook/dp/B071ZWHH6Q/" target="_blank">Read more here


{All book royalties are being donated to a non-profit called Women for Women International to support more people around the world in practical ways.}


She Rewrites Her Life with Ho'Oponopono

Posted on July 28, 2017 at 5:45 PM

She Rewrites Her Life with Ho’Oponopono

by Teresa Leming


“Another night of “The Crying Game.”


Not the 1992 box office hit; more like a pathetic after-school special called, “Her Puffy Eyes.” Other titles of my relationship films could be "It’s All His Fault" and "He Did It To Me."


The leading men who were cast in these gut-wrenching dramas would include my absent biological father; my overly strict, abusive step-father; my first boyfriend; my first unfaithful husband; the random men between husband number one and sexually confused husband number two; and then a couple of major disappointments after that.


The heroine of every one of these blockbusters was me: Teresa the Crazy, an irrational, obsessive and an overly insecure woman that progressively mastered self-desecration.


And the predictable finale of each one of these encounters included explosions, dramatics, and emotional hysterics (3D glasses included at no extra charge).


Even as the leading male role changed, I stuck with the same ending of being the victim.


If I continued to blame “him,” then I did not have to acknowledge my own role in the ongoing drama.


Thankfully I had a huge breakthrough in 2009 around my relationship patterns that led me to change my unconscious habits and heal deeply with profound gratitude.”


And oh, how this story takes a significant shift as Teresa becomes a whole new heroine in her life!


With the help of an ancient Hawaiian prayer, she changes her inner self talk and relationship patterns with forgiveness and compassion. Learn how you can release the patterns that no longer serve you as you read how Teresa connected with her spiritual nature on deeper levels. 


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{All book royalties are being donated to a non-profit called Women for Women International to support more people around the world in practical ways.}




She Takes Steps Into Her Higher Self

Posted on July 22, 2017 at 5:35 PM

She Takes Steps Into Her Higher Self

by Debora Kiyono


“This is not what we agreed. You are not honoring your word.”


I spoke in a very calm, firm and strong voice to Emi. These words were not part of the speech I had in mind.


However, they were effective; she heard me.I had gone over to Emi’s place in order to say in person what I had already texted her: that I didn’t have the time to do what she was asking, that I wasn’t obliged to do things for her, and that she was not respecting me.


But again, she just ignored what I said. She insisted that I was the only one who could help her because I was single and had no kids. It made me really angry that she thought that I did not have anything else to do but be at her service.


I was about to lose control when my Inner Self, the deeper part of me that was paying attention to what was going on, saw the great opportunity to take over. That’s when those spontaneous words came out: “You are not honoring your word.”


Unknowingly, I had said the magic words.


For a few seconds there was silence in the room. Emi’s eyes were wide in astonishment.


All of a sudden, the discussion turned in a different direction and took on a different tone.”


As you’ll discover, Debora tapped into a deeper reason why she was meant to stand her ground and it led her on a new path of self-discovery and spiritual understanding.


Continue reading her chapter in our book to learn more about how to step into your higher self with love and strength.



{All book royalties are being donated to a non-profit called Women for Women International to support more people around the world in practical ways.}




She Embraces the Gift of the Deer

Posted on July 12, 2017 at 5:20 PM

She Embraces the Gift of the Deer

by Connie Cole


A string of abusive relationships had left me shattered; low self-esteem and negative self-talk had been my companions for many years. Although participation in a spiritual community had helped alleviate much of the negativity, the same old issues lingered under the surface.


After moping around the house and spending way too much time in that negative head space, I decided to go for a drive. The least I could do for myself was to enjoy the beauty of Austin’s hills on this sunny day.


I felt drawn to drive on Bee Cave Road, to enjoy its winding curves and the beautiful scenery of the Texas hill country; to feel connected to the land and the beauty of the earth.


As I drove, I noticed along the road that a deer had been hit by a car and apparently had died quite recently. I acknowledged its presence with a small prayer and kept driving.


Suddenly, I heard a Voice say, “Go back and pick up that deer.”



Connie then finds herself doing many unexpected things as she listens to the Voice with surrender and courage. Continue reading to see how this amazing day in Connie's life unfolds in memorable, magical ways.


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{All book royalties are being donated to a non-profit called Women for Women International to support more people around the world in practical ways.}



She Awakens to Her Soul's Talents

Posted on July 5, 2017 at 5:00 PM

She Awakens to Her Soul’s Talents

by Lorraine Paul


"If you had told me that two well-groomed eyebrows would lead to the final realization that my marriage of 19 years was over, I would have thought you were absolutely nuts.


But as I sat at dinner with my husband, the waiter standing at our table had the most incredible eyebrows - and I could hear his thoughts.


My husband turned to me, dismay and confusion on his face. “Why did you start talking about the guy’s eyebrows?”


I was surprised. “He clearly said he shouldn’t have waxed his eyebrows and I tried to reassure him. I’m not exactly sure what’s wrong with that!”


“You’re crazy!” My husband looked away, shaking his head in disgust at me.


I realized I had heard the waiter telepathically, yet the waiter didn’t look at me like I was crazy.


More unsettling to me though, was that my husband and I were on opposite sides of the table on an issue yet again.


I made it through the rest of that meal with a soft veil of tears that came from years of hurt and humiliation. I decided then and there that I would not suffer through any more years of heartache, scorn, and disrespect with this man."


As her story unfolds, Lorraine shares how she grew spiritually in a number of ways that revealed how she and her husband were moving in very different directions. She was ready to claim more of her soul talents by opening up to angels, numerology, Reiki, and deeper soul guidance as she stepped forward into a new, truer life. 


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She Begins Hearing Her Soul

Posted on June 28, 2017 at 9:50 AM

She Begins Hearing Her Soul

by Isabella Aponte 


“I attended an all-girls Catholic High School in Philadelphia. We wore maroon jumpsuits that were forbidden to rise above the knee.


My mom is a devout Catholic with a large portrait of the Virgin Mary hanging in our dining room; crosses hung above every door. My father’s mentor and role model was a Catholic priest. Not only did I have to confess my sins to Father George on a weekly basis, but I was also scolded if I ever missed church or even showed up late.


I was not given any option on what to believe or how to live my life, other than the teachings of the Catholic Church; it was the religion of my family, and therefore my religion, as well.


Even after spending eight years at a Catholic elementary school, I still had so many unanswered questions.


What if I wasn’t sure what I believed exactly?

Why were my doubts met with reprimands as opposed to information?


I remember going home after an especially hard day in religion class and telling my parents that I was unsure if I really wanted to be a Catholic.


While they were extremely disappointed, they were more baffled than anything. They never expected me or my sisters to question their lifelong beliefs.


What I really wanted was just to have options in what I learned about life, options about what I believed, and options on how I lived my life.”


As her story unfolds, Isabella discovers hearing her soul for the first time as she moves to different cities and begins to ask deeper questions about her path.


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She Unmasks Her Inner Magic

Posted on June 26, 2017 at 3:50 AM

She Unmasks Her Inner Magic

by Hydee Hall 



“I spent a great deal of time alone as a child.


I had no brothers or sisters growing up, and I was a latchkey kid with two parents who worked very long hours.


Yet I always "felt" I had something around me. I knew I was not alone, and it was this feeling that gave me the comfort and love that I needed throughout my life to survive. I was born depressed, hungry for joy, and looking for a way not to drown in pain.


During especially difficult times, I would go outside, look at the trees, and feel their presence in my heart.


Like magic, I would feel the company of “something” letting me know it was okay and I was not alone.


It also helped immensely to have a pet dog. Her devoted presence soothed me as she listened to my words and my silence. She was not only my best friend, but the only one in my life who gave me unconditional love.


I will never forget the date. On April 1st, 2008, a “Spirit On Site” (or what I like to call an SOS) came through for me for the first time.”


Hydee continues to share her journey of unmasking her fake selves in order to truly find and love her real self and inner child.


Learn how she does that in our book so you can ensure you are living an authentic, compassionate life as well! 


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She Finds Her Connection to the Universe

Posted on June 23, 2017 at 4:45 PM

She Finds Her Connection to the Universe

by Tamara Plant


“The first time I tapped into the Universe and planted the seeds of intention, I had no idea that I was tapping into the Universe and planting seeds of any kind. I was 20 years old and had just been politely asked to leave college in the third semester of a four semester journalism program.


It might have had something to do with skipping all the core classes that held absolutely no appeal to me because, in my opinion, they could not open any doors towards becoming the superstar sports reporter I knew I was going to be.


At the time, my ego took a hit, but I knew I’d be fine, with or without that damn diploma.


“Confidence doesn’t mean you’re any good,” my professor said.


I had survived worse than hearing that truth. Growing up in the inner city teaches you resilience and toughens you through lessons of violence, poverty, and fear.


I left home when I was 16 years old, but I would have left sooner if I’d had the opportunity. I didn’t want to end up like my mom, who was living on welfare and in an abusive relationship.


I didn’t want to wake up with drug dealers and prostitutes on my couch, and I sure as hell didn’t want to be too scared to go to sleep anymore.”


Keep reading Chapter 1 in our book Modern Heroine Soul Stories​ as Tamara shares how she escaped a hard life and started to BELIEVE in what was possible for her and her dreams.


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