From the bestselling author of Start Where You Are and My Friend Fear, a beautifully illustrated journal that celebrates what makes each of us uniquely amazing
Meera Lee Patel’s first guided journal, Start Where You Are, has inspired hundreds of thousands of readers through a rare combination of stunning watercolor art and thoughtful, empowering prompts and quotations.
Her next journal will pick up the journey, encouraging readers to recognize and embrace what makes them truly special. A booster shot of self-care when you need it most, this beautiful, intimate book will be a touchstone for anyone looking to better understand themselves so they can clear out the “noise” and be who they are.
Meera Lee Patel is self-taught artist and writer who believes that anything is possible. She is the author of My Friend Fear: Finding Magic in the Unknown, a beautiful meditation on fear and how it can help us become who we really are--if we let it.
She is also the author of three journals: Create Your Own Calm, a journal for quieting anxiety which encourages self-acceptance for quelling anxiety and stress; Made Out of Stars, a journal for self-realization that encourages the belief that we are already whole; Start Where You Are is a journal for self-exploration that is designed to help others understand that the answers they are seeking are contained within themselves. Her books have sold over 700k copies in North America alone and translated into over 12 languages.
She is currently a core contributor at Uppercase Magazine, where she creates visual essays about the intersection of creativity and mental health.