Welcome to my website, home to my writing, thinking, public speaking, and coaching. Here you will find a link to my book, The Body Tourist, a candid (and at times darkly funny) memoir about the face and body of anorexia in the years after my so-called recovery.

Thanks to the following sites for giving The Body Tourist a shout-out!

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Popsugar.com Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide
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2015 APPEARANCES: Please click the SPEAKING tab for information. If you would like to schedule me to speak at your event, email me directly at danalise@juno.com.

I LOVE BOOK GROUPS! If you would like me to be a guest at your book group, please email me directly at danalise@juno.com. I love nothing more than to connect with real, live people over the real, live themes of The Body Tourist. 

Click on WRITING to read a sampling of my Lifestyle columns for the Chattanooga Times Free Press, and sign up to receive my blog (Get My Drift), which is a quirky mix of musings on living well, goal-setting with soul (“soul-setting”), powerful questions from the heart of life coaching, and the myriad ways the world, our dreams, what we let in, and what we try to keep out, informs our lives.

To discuss speaking opportunities, book signings, radio, or  TV engagements, contact me at danalise@juno.com.