Throughout my life, good books have guided me. With quiet, unwavering presence, good books have opened doors for me to understand what it means to live well and serve generously. Good books have guided me to discover my true nature.
Good books sow compassion and leave wisdom in their wake, reminding us that we are all in this thing called ‘life’ together.
As a nine-time published author, I believe that books allow our souls to meet without speaking.
I write books so that we converse about life, love and the beliefs that matter most to you–all, through a single paper page.
I write books so that you know that I care. That I always have cared for you. That someone always has, and always will.
That’s why I write books.
I Am We: Poems
Debuts April 21, 2015 in Paperback and Kindle
I Am We is a soulful collection of poems from author and yogi Dave Ursillo that invites you deeper into your journey of yoga, or yoking, in your everyday life.
I Am We invites you to unearth the many faces that make up the unique soul called You, and bring them into harmony. These scalpel-sized poems skewer self-doubt, dismiss fear at its source, and excavate the true self from bondage as you live your life to the fullest, every day.
Big Apple, Black Sand and the Midnight Sun:
A 13,000-Mile Journey to Live a Meaningful Life
Five-Star Debut on Amazon
The Dark Zone of Lower Manhattan after Super-Storm Sandy. Flying cross-country into Boston while the 2013 Marathon Bombings unfold, live on TV. Heartbreak and hilarity in Hawaii. Adventure in Iceland. And 13,000 miles of stories in between.
Big Apple, Black Sand and the Midnight Sun is a collection of 15 true stories that were written as I journeyed across the world for 13,000 miles in pursuit of a meaningful life.
From New York City’s East Village to the beaches of Hawaii and the mystical landscapes of Iceland, this book invites you to join me across continents and time zones to discover what it means to make life’s journey your greatest reward–and what lessons are found along the way.
God Whispers on the Wind:
Spiritual Poems of Light, Laughter and Love
Debuted #2 in Poetry and #4 in Spirituality
God Whispers on the Wind is a collection of spiritual poems meant to connect you with Spirit beyond religiosity.
With whatever you already believe to serve you, God Whispers invites you to explore your own interpretation of “spirituality” in open and loving ways.
Live open, breathe open, and enjoy these poems as morsels of reminders that we are all connected to whatever Source has brought us here, and to one another.
Before You Quit Writing, Read This!
23 Stories and Strategies to Keep You Writing
Debuted #1 in Creativity & Genius and #2 in Creativity
Before You Quit Writing, Read This! is a collection of 23 stories and strategies from writers of The Literati Writers that exist to help keep you writing in defiance of doubt, struggles and second-guessing that might befall you on your creative journey.
Open this book and read a chapter at any point in your creative journey when you hear that voice in the back of your head that tells you, “Quit. Quit now.”
Before You Quit Writing, Read This! exists because that voice is a liar, and because your creativity will help you live a great life.
Lead Without Followers: How to Save Our World by Radically Redefining the Meaning of Leadership
Set against a disturbing backdrop of escalating anger with modern elected leaders, Lead Without Followers is one young political exile’s reflections on why our leadership is failing us and contents that America has a distorted definition of leaders.
Encouraging young leaders and “unconventional thinkers” to question what it means to be a leader (starting with how you live your everyday life), Lead Without Followers harnesses a backdrop of political dismay to invite a genuine, holistic redefinition of what it means to lead by example.
Power from Within: A Manifesto
Power from Within s a motivating manifesto with an inspirational edge that will fuel your pursuit for personal growth, self-discovery and inner peace.
Reaffirming the inherent equality of all human beings, Power from Within reaches into the heart and soul of the reader, inspiring genuine contemplative thought and compelling a renewed desire in the reader to live a happy and healthy life–for oneself, and on behalf of one another.
Chicken Soup for the Soul, Thanks, Dad:
101 Stories of Gratitude, Love and Good Times
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks Dad is a collection of 101 stories of gratitude, love and good times from children to their fathers.
Giving dads everywhere the “pat on the back” that they truly deserve, this book features stories from children of all ages who open up to share their heartfelt words of thanks and loving memories in 101 stories. Thanks Dad will bring any father joy, inspiration, and humor–maybe even to find that their kids did pay attention, after all.
End Sex Trafficking: Let’s Be Impossible to Ignore
End Sex Trafficking is a collection of 60 essays written by award-winning entrepreneurs, bestselling authors, and inspiring voices from around the world, including first-hand accounts of the Southeast Asian sex trade interwoven with essays on love and compassion, the essence of freedom and the power of knowledge.
It’s a resounding call-to-action, with a message that hits straight to the core: One voice can start a revolution. And that voice can be yours.
Proceeds go directly to the Not for Sale Campaign.
Self-Promotion Sucks! But It Doesn’t Have To
Self-Promotion Sucks tackles the tough topics that plague the spirit of your modern day online entrepreneur, solopreneur or creative entrepreneur, from crafting a brand, promoting yourself, developing plans of action and building a community around.
This book is a comprehensive guide to making self-promotion a lot less painful. Featuring contributions from 40 authors and entrepreneurs, Self Promotion Sucks includes tips, tricks and helpful hints to guide you through the ups, downs and inside-outs of self-promotion.
eBooks Suck! But They Don’t Have To
How do you write a good eBook? How do you decide if you’re writing is a “real” book, eBook, a manifesto or something else?
eBooks Suck! puts to rest the worries, fears and inevitable feelings of “overwhelm” for e-book creators everywhere. Featuring advice from over 40 contributing authors, eBooks Suck! is your one-stop, comprehensive guide to making your eBook a smashing success.