Bio

Debra Landwehr Engle is the author of The Only Little Prayer You Need: The Shortest Route to a Life of Joy, Abundance and Peace of Mind, to be published by Hampton Roads in the fall of 2014. She also authored Grace from the Garden: Changing the World One Garden at a Time (Rodale, 2003).

Her work has been seen in Country Home, Country Gardens, Better Homes and Gardens and other national publications, as well as two international collections of essays. One of those collections, The Art of Living, also featured the writing of Deepak Chopra, Mikhail Gorbachev and the Dalai Lama.

She is the co-founder of Tending Your Inner Garden®, a program of creativity and personal growth for women that has been featured in TIME and Woman’s Day magazines. Deb teaches classes in A Course in Miracles, as well as workshops that use journaling and writing as tools for self-discovery and one-on-one and small-group sessions on creativity, writing, manuscript development and life skills. She and her husband Bob live in Madison County, Iowa, home of the famed covered bridges.