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  • Genre:POETRY
  • SubGenre:Women Authors
  • Language:English
  • Pages:156
  • Paperback ISBN:9798350953275

Waking Up: An Ode to Alchemy

by Talyn Fiore

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"Alchemy is the process of becoming yourself, the art of turning your darkness into light." - Robin Sharma

If you have ever been in love, this book is for you.
If you have ever had your heart broken, this book is for you.
Half of this creation was born of pain and longing,
While half emerged from embodied serenity.
Everyone is made of darkness and light;
one cannot exist without the other.

This book contains my soul.
I share it with you because it changed my life.
Creating it helped me realize I was sleepwalking.
Afraid to acknowledge the pain within. Afraid to be vulnerable. Afraid of being alone.
I had to face my darkness. I had to love it. I had to thank it.
Only then could I wake up to my light.

Now it's your turn.
You must go through your darkness to awaken your light.
Once you remember who you are, you will never be the same.
I invite you to experience my darkness through poetry, photographs, and music ultimately emerging into the light together. 

If you are here, you're already 
Waking Up.

Follow these instructions for the ultimate experience in alchemy:

Step 1: Clear Your Space. I recommend Sage or Palo Santo. Allow it to purify bringing sacredness into your space.

Step 2: Prepare Your Tea. I recommend something calming or Blue Lotus. Blue Lotus is traditionally known as a gateway to the divine.

Step 3: Get Cozy. Snuggle up with a blanket, headphones, journal, and pen for your 33-minute experience. Feel free to take your time with the book if experiencing a few pages each sitting feels more aligned.

Step 4: Scan the QR Code. Press play on page 6, for the full sensory experience. Allow the spoken poetry and original score to guide you on a journey deep into your imagination.

Step 5: Experience & Receive. This creation is infused with Reiki. Surrender to its healing power, as you go into the darkness and emerge into the light.

Step 6: Alchemize. When a poem makes you feel something, pause, and journal on what wants to be seen and felt. Then alchemize that emotion into something else: art, a meal, a conversation, an expression, a yell, a laugh, a hug.

Anything - just create. Become the Alchemist.

Alchemize your lead into gold, your darkness into light, and your pain into power.


A black-and-white poetry and photography book designed to help you alchemize your pain into purpose. 

About the author

Talyn Fiore is a modern-day alchemist whose journey through the realms of business, acting, production, and interior design has been guided to great heights by her creativity. As a published author, she has a way with words that captivate and inspire, drawing from her rich tapestry of experiences to infuse her writing with depth and authenticity.
Talyn's artistic flair is not confined to the written word; her endeavors in acting and production have showcased her ability to embody and bring to life diverse characters and stories, while her work in interior design reveals a keen eye for beauty and harmony in spaces.

A pivotal moment of profound loss ultimately steered Talyn towards a path of spiritual awakening and transformation. This turning point reshaped her understanding of her purpose in the world, leading her to embrace the role of an intuitive Reiki master and spiritual creative. In this capacity, Talyn has dedicated herself to the service of others, channeling her energy and insights to foster healing, growth, and empowerment.

Talyn's philosophy is rooted in the belief that creation is the essence of existence. She sees every act of creation, whether it be a piece of art, a healing session, or a transformed living space, as a celebration of life itself. By tapping into this creative force, she helps individuals in not only envisioning their dreams but also in actualizing them, making the ethereal tangible.

In her practice, Talyn combines her diverse skills with her intuitive abilities, offering a holistic approach to well-being that encompasses physical, emotional, and spiritual dimensions. Her methods are personalized, reflecting her deep commitment to understanding and addressing the unique needs and aspirations of each person she works with.

Through her work, Talyn Fiore stands as a beacon of hope and a catalyst for change, guiding others toward realizing their fullest potential and living a life aligned with their truest selves. Her journey is a testament to the transformative power of facing one's own shadows and emerging with a renewed sense of purpose and a heart open to the infinite possibilities of the universe.

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