Author: Marina Snyder

Marina is the Marketing & Digital Programs Coordinator at North Atlantic Books. After living in New Orleans and Amsterdam, and exploring a couple of continents, she returned to the San Francisco Bay Area to work at NAB. She's passionate about astrology, nonfiction books, and sustainable living, as well as all things metaphysical.

New Release: Green Smoothie Retreat

For those of us who aren’t celebrities, it’s difficult to find the time and money to commit to a healthy and effective cleanse. While retreats are lovely, they can also be prohibitively expensive. Cleansing at home is great, but anyone with a roommate can tell you how difficult it is to stick to a diet …continue

New Release: Holistic Tarot

A modern alchemical achievement. Wen blends wisdom from the East and West, esoteric tarot traditions and contemporary psychology, and practical techniques, creating a unique approach… All tarot practitioners will find food for thought and inspiration in this ambitious work. – Barbara Moore, author of Tarot Spreads The tarot has survived for centuries as a mysterious, yet …continue

New Release: May I Be Frank

Wheatgrass looked like the bright green slush left behind in the lawnmower bag after cutting a damp yard. But if consuming stuff from the back of a lawnmower was the answer to all my problems, maybe I needed to give this medicine a chance.                       …continue

Walt Whitman and Sexuality

In Spiritual Democracy: The Wisdom of Early American Visionaries for the Journey Forward, Steven Herrmann writes: Whitman’s acute awareness of the inherent relationship between sexuality and spirituality shows clearly how his understandings of the poet-shaman’s function as a preserver of the psychic integrity of the community relates to the “All,” and is aligned with the …continue

Occupy Spirituality: Addressing Fear, Hope, and Generosity (Excerpt)

In this excerpt from Occupy Spirituality, Matthew Fox, a theologian, and Adam Bucko, a spiritual activist and mentor to homeless youth, share their thoughts on the Occupy Movement, the Tea Party, and how courage and generosity in the face of anger and outrage can change the world. ADAM BUCKO: I love it when Chris Hedges says …continue

New Release: The Vital Glutes

Although dysfunctional gluteal muscles often cause pain in the lower backs, shoulders, knees, or ankles of people who exercise regularly, few understand this correlation. Now, physical therapists and athletes alike can begin to learn the effect “glutes” have on other parts of the body, and how to prevent or treat associated pain. The first book of …continue