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“The JOY of Living” is an interactive guide to stress relief and happiness

Tuesday, May 4th, 2021


JOY is that special quality that makes one healthier, wealthier, and wiser. And who doesn’t want that? But a joyful outlook is a tough thing to muster in the post-pandemic age of economic decline and social unrest.

Fortunately, a new book is bringing hope and timely actionable advice people can use to better their lives in the post-COVID era.



Joy of Living 3D Book.png”The Joy of Living” is your passport to being healthier, wealthier, and happier in a time of unease and misgiving.

Part journal, part memoir, part activity book, it’s a timely guide to slay stress, beat burnout, and cope with life, post-pandemic

Author Barry Shore reveals 11 strategies that you can use to slay stress and be happy….no matter the circumstance. Imagine standing up in the morning fully healthy and in the hospital, that evening completely paralyzed; and not from a car accident or a spinal injury, but from a rare disease.

You’ll join the journey as Barry moves from paralysis to now swimming 2 miles per day, 6 days a week. All with a SMILE.

– RELEASE DATE: May 11, 2021

– GENRE: Healthy Living, Emotions and Mental Health, Journal/Workbook, Memoir, Motivational Self-Help, Nonfiction, Self-Improvement.

– PUBLISHER: Joy of Living Institute Publishing

– ISBN: 978-1-930376-15-1

– PURCHASING INFO: Available for Pre-order on Amazon or on Apple Books or by visiting


“The Joy of Living” is a MUST read after the COVID crazy year we all endured.

The best part about this book (besides Barry’s awe-inspiring story) is that it is interactive. It has fill-in-the-blank questions and short writing prompts that spark self-reflection. It’s filled with interesting mental exercises, thought-provoking insights, and above all, practical strategies for stress relief and happiness. And then, of course, there is Barry’s awe-inspiring story. His incredible success in business, philanthropy, and his amazing health recovery is matched only by his infectious enthusiasm and tireless effort to make a difference in the world. In this book, he spreads not only joy but also strategies to manifest it and use it for personal wellness and professional success.

This book will make you smile, it will make you think, and it will change your outlook on life.

“Magical. You see Barry is an energetic being, a combination of Richard Simmons and Tony Robbins…whose soul/sole focus is to bring JOY into the world. He does this with a special joie de vivre and this book is the embodiment of that spirit. You’ll learn much…JOY is that special quality that makes one Healthier Wealthier and Wiser. And who doesn’t want that! This is a good book by a good guy.”

—Jack Canfield,
Coauthor of the #1 New York Times bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul® series and The Success Principles™: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be




Known as the “Ambassador of JOY,” Barry Shore is a mental health activist, philanthropist, multi-patent holding entrepreneur, speaker, author, podcaster, and former quadriplegic. After a rare disease paralyzed Shore from the neck down, he created the JOY of LIVING Institute™ (a platform that teaches people to live in joy, no matter the situation), Keep Smiling (a movement that has reached multiple celebrities and distributed millions of “Keep Smiling” cards worldwide), and Changebowl (a philanthropic platform featured in Oprah Magazine.) Barry’s podcast, The JOY of LIVING, is heard globally by hundreds of thousands and has over two million downloads.

“The Joy of Living: How to Slay Stress and Be Happy” by Barry Shore is available on Amazon and Apple Books. For more information, check out Barry’s website and follow him @barryeshore on Facebook, or Instagram.



MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH – Why Changing Our Nation’s Response to Stress & Mental Health Issues Is Crucial
5 Tips to Slay Stress, Manage Burnout, & Cope w the Emotional Aftermath of COVID-19
How to Manifest JOY & Use It for Personal Wellness & Professional Success
From Quadriplegic to Successful Entrepreneur & Ambassador of Joy: Barry Shore’s Incredible Story of Combating Trauma & Manifesting Joy
The Fascinating Link Between Joy & Entrepreneurial Success: Why More Businesses Need to go “M.A.D.”
11 Strategies for Joyous Living: A Happier You in Just 6 Minutes
Can Optimism Be Taught? This Expert Says Yes!
How to Find Miracles Hiding in Plain Sight
Actionable Advice People Can Use to Beat the COVID Winter Blues
How Paralysis Led This Entrepreneur to His Next Venture
Turning Overwhelming Stress into Source of Happiness


Advance Reader Copies of “The JOY of Living” are available upon request (in paperback or digital.) Author Barry Shore is also available for interviews, articles, or to provide commentary. Please contact:

Arden Izzo

[email protected]


Heaven or Hell by Roni Teson; A readers favorite review

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Here is a must have story for every home with normal people. The theme is well researched and the author portrays a very nice view of life and death. Roni relates a fictitious story and turns it into a possibility for many. This is a hard subject made easy by the author who writes in a form that many people will connect with.

Joe is a recovered alcoholic and has only a few days left before he dies. His chosen life has wrought havoc on his body. Now he is in the advanced stages of cirrhosis with no way out. For many years he has hidden behind alcohol to relieve the pain he feels due to losing his youngest daughter in a car accident and, (more…)