It’s the end of August and I’m already gearing up for the start of my fall classes (how did that happen?). How can it be that summer’s almost over? Let’s see, what did I do on my summer “vacation?” I spent almost five weeks in Indonesia—scuba diving, on my own private writing retreat in Bali, leading a tour through Bali and Java. After I flew home from Asia, there were the weeks “coming back” from traveling—this year it took me longer than usual to feel physically grounded at home with my full energy back. I had my birthday. I played cards. I read. I watched my grandchildren. My wife and I took a hiking trip to the Eastern Sierras. I did some work for an old client helping her get her book ready for publication. ... [Continue Reading]
I've just returned from a 3-week trip to Lebanon and Jordan over the holidays. It was remarkable to be so far away from the US at this time - to visit a culture so completely different than my own - one that has known so much war, upheaval, and struggle. Being away gave me the chance to reflect on the coming year and all its uncertainties - and also on what I want my own role to be. What I want to bring to the table. Have a listen. Join Me In Peru ... [Continue Reading]
Hi, I’m Laura Davis. Welcome to my site.
For more than twenty years now, I’ve been writing books that help people heal and grow. I’ve chosen subjects that have touched my life, ranging from sexual abuse to parenting to reconciliation to living with cancer.
In addition to being an author, I’ve been a news reporter, a talk show host, a speaker, a workshop leader, a writing teacher, a blogger and a columnist. Right now, my focus is teaching classes ... [Continue Reading]