Enter the garden and discover that your highest hopes and your biggest dreams are closer than you ever knew. In the Garden of Thoughts, much like Dodinsky himself, lifts the spirit, soothes the soul, and brings a sense of peace and calm to the reader. In this incredible gift book, the power of Dodinsky s words are showcased with gorgeous, bold art. With profound messages of overcoming adversity and the power of self, Dodinsky is beloved by his 150,000 dedicated followers across the world. (In fact--one set of foreign rights are already sold!) Not only is his fanbase widespread, but they are deeply affected by his powerful words on a personal level--fans constantly share their struggles, their triumphs, and thank Dodinsky for changing their lives. Paired with the breathtaking art of Amanda Cass, this delightful book reflects the peace of the soul and wonder of life.
DODINSKY is the author of the New York Times bestseller, In The Garden of Thoughts, which has also been published in Brazil, Germany, South Korea, Argentina, Mexico and China.
His intent was simply to share his reflections about life in order to help heal the wounds inflicted by life's troubles. At the time, the man known by his readers as Dodinsky had no idea that within months of starting his blog In The Garden of Thoughts, thousands of readers would find healing through the modest words he planted.
"I was humbled to see that in my own little way, I was affecting the lives of others," says Dodinsky of the appreciative emails that quickly flooded his inbox. "One reader named Robin wrote, 'If only my son [had] read your works, he would still be alive today.' Robin's son had taken his own life. Like so many others, she became a loyal reader and champion of spreading his work."
It is clear from the moment one lands on "In The Garden of Thoughts" that there are many out there like Robin. The focus of Dodinsky's short writings-love, compassion, growth, tolerance, and self-worth-clearly resonate with his readers, whom Dodinsky calls "gardeners." His page has become a community in which people from all walks of life share their own stories.
"I truly believe that within us, there is a Garden of Thought in which we can find solace whenever we are going through a storm. The response to my work shows that there are many on the same path. Each of us needs words that bring comfort, and an understanding that one is not alone when facing adversity."
Today Dodinsky's intent, like the man himself, has blossomed: he'd like to be able to give his