We All Come from Somewhere
Amy Edelstein's first volume of poems is a hauntingly moving collection of vignettes about the land, about cultural issues, and about intimate family moments. Like a box of photographs, this volume lets us sift through fleeting memories and reflections, coming away with the impression that through her words we have discovered a thought-provoking montage of our own. WIth a voice that is distinct, strong, and penetrating, Amy’s poems speak to a generation of readers looking for signposts that will direct us to our own depths.
Emergence Education Press
Amy Edelstein, educator, author, and public speaker is a powerful communicator of ideas and beliefs that can help us transform ourselves and the culture we live in. In 2014, she established Inner Strength, a non-profit organization, which has supported 10,000 Philadelphia high school students with mindfulness and systems thinking. Amy has 35+ years indepth experience working with mindfulness and other transformational tools and philosophies, and has taught around the world. In 2019 she was awarded a Philadelphia Social Innovation Award for her program’s work in Violence Reduction She is a Cornell University College Scholar, cofounder of Emergence Education, which produces transformational books and programs for adults, and is author of five books including the IPPY award winning, #1 educational bestseller, The Conscious Classroom.