"This is a terrific book. It is rich and deeply satisfying, as
theauthor carefully and lovingly leads the reader through an
in-depthexploration of the midlife passage as an opportunity to
live a moreauthentic and fulfilling life."
-- John Welwood, author of Toward a Psychology of Awakening
"In the middle of our lives, there is a 'dark wood, ' as Dante namedit, where each of us must lose our way. The luckiest among us find aguide like Jett Psaris who offers not only an exquisite map, butprofound companionship along the way."
-- Kim Rosen, author of Saved by a Poem: The Transformative Power of Words
"Although I started reading this book as confused and frightened by midlife asmost people I know, somewhere in the middle I felt the lights turnon, and everything after that gained new color and clarity. HiddenBlessings is the best book on midlife I've ever reviewed."
-- Patricia Holt, former book review editor, San Francisco Chronicle
"This wise book will guide you through the greatest challenge of middle age - dissolving and expanding your ego into love."
-- Andrew Harvey, author of The Hope: A Guide to Sacred Activism
"Without formulaic prescriptions, Jett Psaris invites us to do the hard work of meeting the ordeals of midlife, allowing a deeper source of knowing to come forward. This is a generous book, suffused with wisdom and anunmistakable kindness."
-- Francis Weller, author of The Wild Edge of Sorrow
"Jett Psaris' compassionate (but not sugar-coated) book speaks to theimportance of submitting yourself to the process of change - to knowthere's a profound difference between getting older and growing older."
-- Gregg Levoy, author of Callings and Vital Signs
"Hidden Blessings will help anyone find purpose, meaning, and fulfillment in life's second half."
-- Larry Dossey, MD, author of Prayer is Good Medicine and One Mind
"Hidden Blessings combines orthodox and innovative practices of spiritualdevelopment, never forgetting that the goal is not to transcend but tofully embody our humanity: to walk in shoes neither too big nor toosmall, but just right for us."
-- Marlena Lyons, PhD, co-author of Undefended Love
"What happens when everything you know and do loses its significance, andyou feel you're too 'old' to start life all over again? You jump. JettPsaris is that precise spiritual guide who brings understanding to thecliffs of our lives."
-- Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, PhD, ordained Zen Buddhist priest and author of The Way of Tenderness
"Jett Psaris stunningly describes life's process of disillusionment, notonly an essential phase but a vital constituent in the alchemy ofawakening."
-- Rashani Rea, author of Beyond Brokenness
"I trust Jett Psaris - with my confusion, my wounds, the whole of myspiritual journey. She's a wonderful writer with infinite knowledge."
-- Raphael Cushnir, author of The One Thing Holding You Back