You Are A Gift To The World

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"This is a powerful story of a son's loving connection to a great mother."
- Iyanla Vanzant, New York Times Best-Selling author of "Peace From Broken Pieces" & host of OWN's "Iyanla Fix My Life"

"I recommend everyone read this."
- Sonia Choquette, New York Times best-selling Author of The Answer Is Simple.

"Mike Brown shares how the power of love can transform lives."
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"This is a powerful story of a son's loving connection to a great mother."
- Iyanla Vanzant, New York Times Best-Selling author of "Peace From Broken Pieces" & host of OWN's "Iyanla Fix My Life"

"I recommend everyone read this."
- Sonia Choquette, New York Times best-selling Author of The Answer Is Simple.

"Mike Brown shares how the power of love can transform lives."
- Randy Davila, CEO of Hampton Roads Publishing and author of "The Gnostic Mystery"

"This beautiful book will touch your heart."
- H. Ronald Hulnick, Ph.D, President, University of Santa Monica, and co-author of "Loyalty to Your Soul: The Heart of Spiritual Psychology"

"You can apply Mike's insights to yourself for your own evolution."
- Peter Rengel, M.A., "Heart Meditation" Teacher & Author of Seeds of Light

"Mike Brown is a passionate man with a huge heart! I whole heartedly endorse him and his work!"
- Rich Dutra-St John, MA MFT, Co-Founder Challenge Day & Author of Be the Hero You've been Waiting for

"It gave a great feel to the personal side of Mike Brown; people are starved for it."
- Gina Villa-Grimsby, author of The Optimystic Ride

"What a much-needed reminder that we are all gifts to the world."
- Kenetia Lee, speaker, author and coach, Fearless Beauty: A Woman's Guide to Living Bold, Beautiful & Free

"Going through life without this perspective is like denying a miracle."
- Jay Conrad Levinson, The Father of Guerrilla Marketing, author, Guerrilla Marketing series of books


In "You Are a Gift to the World: Blessings from My Mom," Michael Brown reveals the spiritual connection and love between him and his mother, Beverly, and then shows how this connection helped him deal with her loss and continue to stay connected to her after her death. Through personal transformational stories, insights and questions, "You Are a Gift to the World" will create a sacred space and structure that will guide you to uncover your own answers to life's most challenging questions. Through a mother's blessings, and with shared stories, tools and insights, you will have an "experiential knowing" that you are a gift to the world in a way that will inspire and propel you towards living your life purpose with grace and ease.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781456555993
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/25/2011
  • Pages: 190
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

For the past 12 years, Michael Paul Brown has been a Business & Relationship Coach. He has coached people to Breaking Through their blocks and Living their Big Dream. He has led many groups of men, women and teenagers on the topics of spirituality, personal growth and transformation. He has a BA in Sociology from George Washington University and completed one year of graduate school in Spiritual Psychology at the University of Santa Monica. You can learn more about Michael and receive a Free video e-course with 19 Video Lessons on "Manifesting Your Dream" by visiting

"Mike Brown is an inspiring example of what a great coach should be, someone as dedicated to his own growth and development as he is to his clients. He is one of the few who 'walks the talk' and by doing so, has the personal experience and insight necessary to truly support others."
- Sonia Stringer, Business Coach & Author

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  • Posted September 1, 2011

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    'I'll see it because I believe it.'

    This little book by Michael Paul Brown may appear to be on the surface a memoir from a son to a mother. And in many ways it is that - but it is so very much more. Even the most hardened reader of self-help books can fail to be not only touched and moved by the writing of Brown, but the transformation of self perception that comes after spending time reading and doing the exercises that the writer shares is strangely otherworldly. Brown happens to write very well (and it appears this is his first venture into the field of written communication), and that fact draws the attention of seasoned readers almost on the first page. The premise is seemingly simple: as Brown's mother repeatedly told the at times unbelieving young man 'You are a gift to the world', it is now a time that Brown has internalized this message, transformed it into credibility, changed his life, and now offers the same assistance to those fortunate enough to happen upon this book. 'We create the experience of our reality through our thoughts, feelings and actions. We may think it's about attracting things outside of ourselves, but it's about the story we are telling ourselves about ourselves and about what is actually happening outside of us. These stories - and the words we are saying to ourselves in between our ears - create the way we experience reality.' '"The truth" is that the way we see, hear, and listen is a veil pulled over reality, which prevents us form actually seeing things as they really are.' Brown aids us in removing that veil with his warmly caring writing and support. Michael Paul Brown urges us to look into that mirror that reflects our image and to tell that image that we are a gift to the world - then, believe it. It is that spirit of being special that transforms lives into ones of joy and into a universal harmony and empowers each of us to fulfill the potential we have been helpless to confront without some guidance. Brown happens to make the journey to that place with us by sharing the influence of unconditional love with which his mother constantly bathed him. He and his mother form a matrix upon which we as readers are enabled to empower ourselves to give both us and the world the special grace that lies within us. This is a powerful little book that is worthy of reading many times and then sharing, both in discussions, in changes of actions and outlooks that will be obvious to everyone around us, and in handing it to friends and family. If ever there were a time to present this book to the global community it is most assuredly now. Grady Harp

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