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Book details
  • SubGenre:Spirituality / General
  • Language:English
  • Pages:62

A Waitress's Guide to Spirituality

Finding Meaning in the Menial

by Michelle Akda

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This is a guide to finding your Spirit no matter where you are in life. If you are working in a Coffee Bean, a cubicle or as a waitress, you can find meaningful moments, create Spirit, joy and live your life's purpose. This book show's the reader how to do that!


This book is about finding meaning and Spirit in your life regardless of your job title! Michelle Akda has been a waitress for over 20 years. She has also been on a Spiritual journey through study, travel, books and some wonderful mentors. She has attained her Master's in Clinical Psychology and is a certified Transformational Life Coach. This book is Michelle's journey in finding her own Spirit as she has traversed the sometimes frustrating terrain of being a waitress. Dealing with tough customers, getting stiffed on tips, managing other people's energy without losing yourself are all ideas this book touches on. And though it is told from the perspective of a waitress, anyone in ANY job can relate to the same difficulties! Michelle's experience has provided her insight both inside and outside of the restaurant industry that can help the reader find their Spirit and live their best life no matter what it is they are doing. This book also helps the reader with their THINKING as thoughts create reality. With a book filled with tricks, tips and Spiritual tools to get through the day, the reader realizes that even if they are working a job that is not their highest calling, they can still find their Spirit and create meaning in their lives. Because at the end of the day it is about who we are BEING, not what we are DOING! Michelle is able in this short guide, to remind the readers who they really ARE...Spiritual beings having a human experience!!

About the author

Michelle is a waitress born and raised in Los Angeles California. She has earned her Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology and is a Certified Transformational Life Coach. Waitressing has put Michelle through school and has funded many of her endeavors in life including singing, dancing and acting as well as her desire to teach and coach transformation. By sharing all that she has learned in the last 25 years of being in the service industry Michelle has created a Guide to finding meaning in one's daily life. Michelle is a Spiritual Pilgrim in search of living her life's dreams, and having been on this journey for more than two decades she is now speaking, teaching and coaching others how to do so as well. This is Michelle's first book and she is elated to share all of the Spiritual principals she has learned over her 25 year service career!!!

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