Hailed as one of the finest spiritual guides of our time, poet, teacher, author, and cancer survivor Mark Nepo dons many hats, but most important, his readers consider him an old friend — a soul-friend. In The Book of Awakening wall calendar, Nepo’s words of wisdom, coupled with meditative images of our miraculous world, are monthly invitations to embark on a journey of the soul. This calendar is a companion that offers insight into life’s wonder, pain, and love, giving us an eye-opening perspective on its multiple dimensions and the beauty in each moment — the uplifting and the heartbreaking, the simple and the profound. The perfect gift for those who love inspirational quotes. A year of meditative nature photographs on your wall paired with inspirational quotes from Mark Nepo’s New York Times bestseller The Book of Awakening. Frameable artbook-quality printing. Printed on FSC® Certified Mixed Source Paper with soy-based inks. Published by Amber Lotus, an independent carbon-negative US company that has planted more than half a million trees since 2008. This calendar features US and Canadian legal holidays, phases of the moon, and important observances of the world’s major religions. Nepo was part of Oprah Winfrey’s The Life You Want Tour and has appeared with Oprah on her Super Soul Sunday program. In his New York Times bestseller The Book of Awakening, Nepo calls on seekers all over the world to take each day one at a time and savor the beauty of life’s unfolding so that can we escape the trap of sameness, reclaim aliveness, and liberate the self.