About the Author
Stephanie Gunning is an author, editor, and publishing consultant. Her A-list clientele includes bestselling authors (such as Gregg Braden, Hale Dwoskin, Ernest Chu, Sandy Grason, and Ruby Payne), major publishing firms (such as Hay House, McGraw-Hill, Crown, J.P. Tarcher, and Jossey-Bass), top caliber literary agencies, and innovative small presses. She has coauthored and ghostwritten sixteen books, including Whiff, Will Power, Easy Homeopathy, The Passion Principle, Total Renewal, Exploring Feng Shui, and Creating Your Birth Plan. She is the author of several audio programs on publishing, including: Seven Quick & Easy Steps to Write and Sell Your First Book Proposal, Partner with Your Publisher, Social Media for Authors, and Planning Kick-Ass Book Events. She is co-creator of the nine-week audio meditation course Nine Steps to Heaven and the popular online 30-day course Stop Thinking Now. After graduating with a B.A. from Amherst College in 1984, Gunning launched her publishing career in New York City, rapidly rising through the editorial ranks at HarperCollins Publishers, then being recruited as a senior editor at Bantam Doubleday Dell, and ultimately establishing an independent consulting practice, Stephanie Gunning Enterprises LLC, in 1996. Currently she resides in Manhattan, where in addition to her writing, she teaches teleseminars and workshops. To find out more about Ms. Gunning, and her products and services, visit: www.stephaniegunning.com.