Extraordinary Woman: Linda Pestana

Extraordinary Woman Linda Pestana, a grief facilitator and spiritual coach , has added a new book to her repertoire. “Voices of the Heart: A Journey of Faith, Hope and Love”, promises to make readers laugh and cry as they savor stories of the incredible joruney she’s taken through life thus far. A huge sense of personal empowernment is sure to occur after reading the book and you’ll better understand that the choices you make in a lifetime can either be healing or hurtful.

Linda received her masters degree in creation spirituality from Holy Names College in Oakland, CA, and furthered her studies in clinical pastoral education at the Interfaith Healthcare Ministries in Providence, RI. She is a certified bereavement facilitor, and received certification for spiritual direction from the Mercy Center of Colorado. She is best known for designing successful retreat experiences for groups of all sizes in personal empowerment and healing. She lives in Swansea, MA with her husband, Louis.

Lessons learned in Voices of the Heart can be a treasure trove of wisdom for each reader if it makes us stop and think about life and what a wealth of goodness it holds for us if we’ll listen to those little voices of the heart.

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From my Heart…

The greatest lesson I’ve learned is…

 not to be afraid to laugh at yourself. I do that daily!

I am passionate about…

living and celebrating the now moment!

I am at my best when I…

remain open to the moment.

My life is…

a GIFT…one that continues to grace me daily!

I am inspired by…

watching little children play. They are free to be themselves…without
worry or pretense!

I am grateful for…

being Linda! I am so blessed to be alive!

I love to…

smile and laugh. Two “must’s” in my daily routine!
A Gift for You…

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Linda-Joy About Linda-Joy

Linda Joy is on a mission. A mission fueled by the lessons learned and the wisdom and insights gained on her transformational twenty five year journey from single welfare mom and queen of self-sabotage to heart-centered visionary and inspirational catalyst. As publisher of Aspire Magazine, the premiere inspirational magazine for women, host of Inspired Living Secrets and the three time bestselling publisher behind Inspired Living Publishing, Ms. Joy’s passion permeates all of her inspirational multimedia brands – each brand dedicated to supporting and empowering women with a Universal message of hope, love and self-empowerment. She is a passionate believer that there are no failures in life — only lessons to be learned and shared.
Today, Ms. Joy works with select heart-centered, visionary women in bringing their message of love, inspiration and empowerment to her global multimedia audiences through her proven collaborative, authentic marketing model that now reaches close to 43,000 women. Learn more at Linda-Joy.com

  • Janine Sullivan

    Linda is truly and inspirational and extraordinary woman. She speaks openly and honestly about her life and life itself. It is refreshing to hear words from the heart. Her book Voices of the Heart opened my eyes to a view I had forgotten. Her song It’s Your Choice says it all!

  • Gilda Arruda

    She is an inspirational woman!