Born in Houston, Texas, USA / July 8,1952 / Author, Activist, Speaker. Williamson is an internationally recognized spiritual leader, lecturer, activist and author. She has published ten books, four of which have gone on to become New York Times #1 best-sellers. Titles include A Return to Love, A Woman’s Worth and The Age of Miracles. A paragraph from A Return to Love, beginning “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure…”- is considered an anthem for a contemporary generation of seekers. Williamson bases her teaching and writing on a set of books called A Course in Miracles, a self-study program of spiritual psychotherapy, based on Universal spiritual themes. Williamson founded Project Angel Food, a meals-on-wheels program that today serves over 1,000 home-bound people a day, living with Aids and co-founded The Peace Alliance, a grassroots campaign supporting legislation to establish a United States Department of Peace. In October 2013, she announced her candidacy for election to the U.S. House of Representatives from California’s Congressional District 33 (www.marianneforcongress.com). For more information go to www.marianne.com.