Seeing Red -BONUS Connecting with Kirsten Karchmer

Episode BONUS April 26, 2021 00:56:40
Seeing Red -BONUS Connecting with Kirsten Karchmer
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Seeing Red -BONUS Connecting with Kirsten Karchmer
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Show Notes

In this bonus episode, the Book Interrupted six women ask questions and chat with Kirsten Karchmer, author of “Seeing Red: The One Book Every Woman Needs to Read. Period.”

Discussion Points:

Mentioned on this episode of Book Interrupted:

My Balanced Life. Finding inner balance through individual, corporate, and community wellness programs.

Seeing Red: The One Book Every Woman Needs to Read. Period. by Kirsten Karchmer

Book Interrupted Website 

Book Interrupted YouTube Channel

Book Interrupted Facebook Book Club Group

KirstenKarchmer.com

Forever Brazen

Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself by Dr Joe Dispenza

Everlywell

period.org

The Period Expert | Kirsten Karchmer on TikTok

Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret by Judy Blume

Conceivable.com

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