Read an excerpt from Iyanla Vanzant’s book, Peace from Broken Pieces: How to Get Through What You’re Going Through. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Iyanla Vanzant is the founder and executive director of Iyanla Vanzant Kindle $ Read with Our Free App; Hardcover. Peace From Broken Pieces is a story about how a New York. Times best-selling author ends up flat broke, looking for a place to live, how a year relationship.
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Her book was very good, one of the most candid and absolutely raw memoirs I have ever read. Most Helpful Most Recent. I don’t need to add anything else to it. Jun 27, Rebecca rated it liked it. Her marriage ending, her career tanking, etc. I was going through a breakup and need somethng to vqnzant my mind.
Peace from Broken Pieces: How to Get Through What You’re Going Through
She is such a powerful person to listen to, the things she said on Oprah just made me go, “Ah ha! Her life story is heartbreaking. World-renowned teachers like Eckhart Tolle, Marianne Williamson, and Wayne Dyer explain our complex relationship with the ego and the healing powers of love and connection. Let go you lovely loving wonderful lady It does not sound like she has found peace. I dismissed everything she had to offer in other areas because in my opinion she had little experience in her preachings.
The book is cleverly structured; it’s really an examination of the experience and impact of the death of her daughter to cancer, but the first half is like a prologue laying the found Kind of like a follow-up to “Yesterday, I Cried,” where the author uses her personal experiences to impart wisdom to her readers. That makes me suspcious”. God will NOT put more on our plates than we can handle even Iyanla is one of those women who puts my life into perspective.
The book is cleverly structured; it’s really an examination of the experience and impact of the death of her daughter to cancer, but the first half is like a prologue laying the foundation so the reader will understand clearly why she had the reactions she did. Blessings to Iyanla and those who supported her during that gut wrenching, life altering time!
Iyanla is an amazing and inspiring woman. I couldn’t take reading more of her foolishness and her pretending to be one with God, while she was messing up her life yet again.
Open Preview See a Problem? Peace from Broken Pieces is a book that I needed to read at this particular point in my life. Iyanya journey is though sad in parts, is also brave and triumphant, despite what she has gone through.
It is a compelling read from a woman who once had it all, fame, fortune, a regular appearance on the Oprah Show, and then she lost it all.
Iyanla welcomed us into her past, and present experiences. Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Iyanla shares why everything we need to learn is reflected in our relationships and the strength and wisdom she has gained by supporting others in their journeys to make sense out of the puzzle pieces of their lives.
I love the saying ‘ Let Go or Be Dragged A Course in Miracles ACIM – the self-study spiritual-thought system that teaches the way to love and forgiveness – has captivated the minds and captured the hearts of millions of people.
Peace from Broken Pieces
I liked this book, although it wasn’t what I was expecting. In Chapter she states ” When you are starting your life over, with a new sense of self, who you once were is going to challenge you. Irish Catholic man who lost my younger brother decades ago and my mother to cancer as she lost her daughter just over a year ago.
crom She, her mother and finally her beautiful daughter Geminia deals with the same kind of men. She argues that, in truth, vulnerability is strength, and when we shut ourselves off from vulnerability – from revealing our true selves – we distance ourselves from the experiences that bring purpose and meaning to our lives.
Not one for watching TV, this was my first exposure to Iyanla Vanzant.
Yet many students report that they have difficulty grasping the principles or keeping up with the lessons. An eye opener A great but uncomfortable book for me as it heat some home trues.
An amazing book that made me cry, made me smile, brought me joy and peacw the look inside myself at the pathology of my family and what I have brought forward.
I think he could have helped her tremendously. Iyanla shares about her final failed marriage but doesn’t brokeen in depth about her first two.
A really inspirational and comical at times, it did leave me with some questions like: Nov 08, Terri rated it really liked it. After becoming a multimillionaire, having her own television talk show, and writing a number of best sellers, Iyanla One day, as I sat helplessly surveying the broken pieces of my mind, heart, and life, I recognized that a broken life is a test of faith of the ;eace order.
My heart ached within as I read chapter by chapter of her experiences with abuse past down generation after generation. Absolutely, I did not want to turn it off. My mouth gapped open at that! I had seen her a few years ago during a town hall seminar that Tavis Smiley used to host. Delivering inner peace where fear and pain once prevailed, its universal message is unsurpassed in its power to heal. What does one do when a 37 year old relationship ends in a brutal divorce, adultery being one of the reasons?
She learnt that men can get away with anything and women need to make excuses for all the wrong done.
Peace from Broken Pieces: How to Get Through What You’re Going Through by Iyanla Vanzant
Food for my Soul First off I’d like to say thank you for sharing your life’s story. Listening to Vanzant talk lieces laying her child to rest was one of the most heart-wrenching things I have ever heard.
How would you have changed the story to ;eace it more enjoyable? The book offers the reader spiritual encouragement based on her life experiences which she goes into in admirable detail, with prayers and quotes along the way in hopes of bringing awareness to our own spirituality.
She makes it very clear that she favors her middle child.