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Reviewed by Edith Wairimu for Readers' Favorite
Fall in Love with the Whispers of Your Heart: A Guide to Transformation from the Inside Out by Ann Ruane is a spiritual non-fiction work that inspires reflection, healing, courage, and a deeper sense of self. Every section explores a topic and contains a quote, reflection questions, and a mantra. The topics discussed are all-inclusive, examining different perspectives and responses to general situations. They include prayer, the need to be heard, different types of emotions, the need for connection, forgiveness, self-worth, and more. On the topic of expectations, for instance, the book explains how we set expectations and repeat the same process of achieving desired outcomes. It also draws a connection between setting expectations and facing disappointment. According to the book, expectations also rob someone of appreciating and enjoying the present.
In Fall in Love with the Whispers of Your Heart, Ann Ruane includes personal experiences that help humanize the information contained. They are also helpful in further explaining the topics. The advice contained is also insightful and caused me to see some discussions in a new way. The words in the book read like gentle nudges. The tone is friendly and inviting, not forceful. The work also encourages self-love and gentleness and contains enlightening information about healing. Other aspects of the book such as the reflection questions and mantras included make it practical. Quotes added to the discussions are eye-opening and they introduce the topics. The book is also well-researched and contains references to external sources. Fall in Love with the Whispers of Your Heart by Ann Ruane is an essential work with illuminating and helpful discussions.