• Autobiography of a Yogi - Paramahansa Yogananda
  • Meditation for the Love of it - Sally Kempton (on meditation) 
  • The Science of Being and Art of Living - Maharishi (on Being and meditation) 
  • Transcendence - Norman E Rosenthal (on meditation) 
  • The Golden Sequence - Jonni Pollard (my teacher - very much linked with our 3 day Learn to Meditate course) 
  • Big Magic - Elizabeth Gilbert (on creativity) 
  • The War of Art - Steven Pressfield (on creativity)   
  • The Artist's Way - Julia Cameron  (on creativity)    
  • Creative Stress - James O'Dea  
  • The Choice - Dr. Edith Eger (the most powerful book I read last year) 
  • Tao Te Ching - The book of the Way - Lao-Tzu 
  • The Tibetan Book of the Living and Dying - Sogyal Rinpoche 
  • Anatomy of the Spirit - Caroline Myss 
  • When Things Fall Apart - Pema Chödrön 
  • The Untethered Soul - Michael A Singer 
  • Awareness - Anthony De Mello 
  • The Alchemist - Paulo Coelho 
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings - Maya Angelou 
  • Active Hope - Joanna Macy 
  • Quantum Healing - Deepak Chopra 
  • Last but not least... Hitching for Hope - A Journey into the heart and soul of Ireland, written by my husband Ruairí McKiernan


  • The 1 Giant Mind Podcast - Very much linked with your 3 day Learn to Meditate course 
  • The Vedic World View - Linked with the Being meditation practice and the Vedic perspective 
  • Tara Brach - Meditation Teacher & podcast on the deeper aspects of life 
  • On Being Podcast - with Krista Tippett - About the deeper aspects of life 
  • Oprah's SuperSoul Conversations - About the deeper aspects of life