Awakening: A Conversation with Mark Nepo

Thursday, Jul 18, 7:00 p.m. CT  


Awakening A Conversation with Mark Nepo 8.7 2Considered “one of the finest spiritual guides of our time,” Mark Nepo is beloved as a teacher, poet, and storyteller. He is the author of The Book of Awakening, a New York Times #1 bestseller with more than a million copies sold. It has been the go-to guide for navigating the path to joy and freedom in the face of illness and hardship. Chosen by Oprah Winfrey as one of her Ultimate Favorite Things, this classic spiritual daybook is a summons to reclaim aliveness, liberate the self, take each day one at a time, and savor the beauty offered by life's unfolding. In this lecture, Mark explores the main theme of his book which is “having the life you want by being present to the life you have.”

Mark Nepo has moved and inspired readers and seekers all over the world with his #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Awakening. His work is widely accessible and used by many and his books have been translated into more than twenty languages.  He has published 22 books and recorded 15 audio projects.  In 2015, he was given a Life Achievement Award by AgeNation.  In 2016, he was named by Watkins: Mind Body Spirit as one of the 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People, and was also chosen as one of OWN's SuperSoul 100, a group of inspired leaders using their gifts and voices to elevate humanity.  Mark has appeared several times with Oprah on her Super Soul Sunday program on OWN TV.  He has also been interviewed by Robin Roberts on Good Morning America. Mark devotes his writing and teaching to the journey of inner transformation and the life of relationship.  He continues to offer readings, lectures, and retreats.  Please visit Mark at and