* Know your beauty. * Be free. *
* Fulfill your fantasies. *
Self-Help meets Mad Hatter
meets chaos theory . . . and a few recipes.
Sanity is not always the best option. Inner peace, personal growth, recovery from trauma, career advancement, prosperity, sensitivity to others, community service, and social change can demand a shift—to illuminated lunacy. Crazy times call for healthy madness!
Share My Insanity
* takes self-help another step, the last nine yards to our personal dreams, human rights, and Gaia’s well-being. Suitable to all faiths.
* is experiential mysticism—a process that heals the spirit. Not intellectual discourse, but a cultural matrix for a new paradigm.
* supports the whole multifaceted you.
Pagans, poets, clowns, healers, survivors, artists, anarchists, Unitarian Universalists, Otherkin, activists, genderbenders, gamers, geeks, entrepreneurs, and other independent souls—together we create!
Francesca De Grandis AKA Outlaw Bunny—middle management for Chaos Gods. A one-woman interfaith community, Francesca practices Goddess Spirituality, is a long-time student of Taoism, visits Christ, and has been told she’s Buddhist. Francesca struggles spiritually because she’s a brat, but she does her best and tries to stay tight with God. Francesca created Another Step: a nature-spirituality curriculum without dogma; star-drenched ecstatic mysticism.
Acclaim for Share My Insanity and Francesca De Grandis
Like all good humorists, Francesca De Grandis has a radical and subversive agenda. —Peter Coyote, actor and writer
[A] group studying the writings of Francesca De Grandis or Thomas Merton could provide a wonderful and vibrant community. —The Aspiring Mystic, Carl McColman
While protesting at the Wisconsin Capitol, I was also in the middle of my own personal upheavals . . . [Share My Insanity] helped me to make sense of all the inner and outer turmoil . . . and pointed a way to finding balance again. —Kat Anderson
If you’re tired of thinking no one understands you, read Share My Insanity. You’re not alone. —MaryColleen MacDougall, President Emeritus Interfaith Council of Franklin Co Massachusetts
Share My Insanity helps entrepreneurs, potential entrepreneurs, artists, and people from many other walks of life achieve major goals with serenity, joy, and self-love. —Beverly Macy, Author of The Power of Real-Time Social Media Marketing
[Francesca] is not intimidated by the ignorance, bigotry, and small-mindedness of other people, and she teaches her readers the same supreme self-confidence with wisdom, compassion, and a great deal of humor. —Oberon Zell-Ravenheart, Author of Grimoire for the Apprentice Wizard
Francesca De Grandis made numerous breakthroughs . . . her insightful research in anthropology led to her innovative work in the modalities of healing. —S.S. Kush, Professor of Anthropology
[She has] psychologically sound respect for the complexity of human process . . . The techniques Francesca teaches for spiritual growth and healing of psyche, soma, and soul are creative and powerful. —Adrienne Amundsen, Ph.D., and clinical psychologist
Everyone is crazy. We all have our struggles. We all need this book. This includes people with mental disabilities, their caretakers, and loved ones. —Angela Terhune, Para Educator, Severe Mental Handicap Classroom, Middle School
Some will condescendingly rush to defend us [people with mental disabilities] from Share My Insanity. Francesca’s work has contributed to my mental health like nothing else has. Nothing replaces therapy and meds, but she helped save my butt, and my therapist approves. —Tyler Gray, diagnosed with Bipolar Type I, and Panic Disorder
Francesca, you have something very special to offer to the world. [Housebound with physical disabilities,] your home is the center—but not the boundary—of your love. You certainly reach out great distances to touch many people. —Steve Aschmann, Unitarian Universalist minister
I could draw stars and rainbows all over this book . . . Share My Insanity gives me a sense of connection and contentment, and snaps me back to myself, my body, and my needs. —Ljot Lokadis, gender performer
Francesca sees the world through the eyes of a wise spiritual master, a sadhu, a shaman. And she writes in the voice of a renegade, a wild woman, a trickster, a sacred clown. The resulting combination of her profound sensibility and wacky lunacy is irresistible and transformative.—Donna Henes, Author The Queen of My Self
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Retailers, Share My Insanity is distributed by Ingram. ISBN: 978-1-935052-53-1