Waiting to Live

Waiting to Live

by Asa Don Brown


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Ralph Waldo Emerson once asked, "How much of human life is lost in waiting?" Sadly, a majority of individuals spend their lives in a holding pattern, waiting for a signal to take flight. In Waiting to Live, Dr. Asa Don Brown offers practical ways to stop delaying life and begin living with peace, joy, and happiness.

Dr. Brown holds degrees in psychology, counseling, and theology. He relies on his professional and personal experiences to share theoretical expressions and beliefs centered on the concepts of the unconditional person, forgiveness, and love. While presenting the message that living life is an exercise of the mind, body, and spirit, Dr. Brown explains how to live consciously and subconsciously through a variety of methods that train the mind to accept an innovative way of thinking. Waiting to Live helps us

• change the way we think and communicate;
• love ourselves unconditionally;
• focus on the positive on a daily basis;
• achieve perfect harmony, mindfulness, and ultimate calmness.

For those ready to begin living today, Dr. Brown offers an insightful message of unconditional love that encourages us to view life in a whole new way.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781450236720
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/16/2010
Pages: 176
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.41(d)

About the Author

Dr. Asa Don Brown holds degrees in the fields of psychology, counseling and theology. His theoretical expressions and beliefs are centered on the concepts of the unconditional person, forgiveness, happiness, peace, and love. His work involves a broad array of psychological, philosophical, and spiritual understandings.

As an associate faculty of Royal Roads University, Victoria, B.C., he has been appointed to work as a major project supervisor. He has guest lectured as a professor at Thompson Rivers University, The University College of the Cariboo and University of Alberta. He has also taught at Grant MacEwan College in Edmonton, Alberta. Dr. Brown has been involved with the field of psychology and counseling since the early 1990s. He has served as the Bylaws and Ethics Director for the Washington Counseling Association and as the Director of Promotions for The Society of the Arts and Dementia Care. Most of all, Asa is a proud father and husband.

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Waiting to Live 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
Canadian_Buttercup More than 1 year ago
I found the message, thought provoking and inspiring. The strength in the knowledge that my happiness comes from loving and caring for my own spirit is empowering. I am taking life- changing lessons from these powerful and well-written words.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book takes all the sting out of forgiviness, love, life. The tools presented support positive and quick changes in life. Instead of feeling victimized by forgiving someone, this book provides a plateform for forgiveness which is epic of love. If patterns are repeating in your life, or you can't let go of an event or experience, this book could hold the key.
Flying_Pigs More than 1 year ago
What a marvelous composure of words and thinker of thoughts.
JamiB More than 1 year ago
Personally, I found the book to be fascinating, informative, intriguing, and motivating. So much rang in my heart as true that I pondered the lessons of the book for the past couple of weeks. During the past few days, it seemed that some piece of the book would pop up in my mind and I'd have to stop and absorb it before moving on to other tasks. I have hopes that Dr. Brown will produce an audio version. His work is unique and truly powerful. This is the typical spiritual awakening garb. There is something deeper, much deeper in this book. I highly recommend it, particularly if you are looking for an enriching story that will take you to a new understanding of living life to its fullest. Dr. Brown has a clear understanding of the human life and spirit. I thank you Dr. Brown for writing such a powerful book. Thanx JamiB
JONTITUS More than 1 year ago
His message is an inspirational message full of love and heart. I would give this book 10 stars except they only allow for 5 stars. His message is full of spiritual truths. I love this writer.
RANCHGIRL More than 1 year ago
Recently, my book club completed a wonderfully inspiring and rich read called "WAITING TO LIVE" by DR. ASA DON BROWN. I highly recommend this book to my friends, family, and colleagues. It's a book that will inspire those caught in a flow of negative thoughts, with a practical peace plan to bring back the pleasure of life and living life to its utmost fullest. It is written with a compassionate, engaging style, with dashes of humor. I especially appreciated Dr. Brown's profound honesty dealing with life's struggles. Despite years of mindful meditation experience, Dr. Brown reinforces the need for mindfulness and meditation. It was refreshing to get a glimpse of how powerful thoughts can be. This book offers no quick fix, but it reminds us to be the masters of our minds, bodies, and spirits.