Edie Hartshorne is a therapist musician and writer. Raised a Quaker and now a practicing Buddhist, she integrates spirituality and music. For the last two decades she has dedicated her work as a musician to creating peace, specializing in meditative music. She performs extensively in the US, Europe, Latin America, and Japan. In recognition of her work using music for peace she was elected a Fellow or the World Academy of Art and Science.Edie currently specializes in assisting others to transform grief and suffering, both with her healing music and with her recent book: Light in Blue Shadows. Vijali Hamilton is a multimedia environmental artist, sculptor, poet, musician, filmmaker, author, and performance artist. She is the founding director of World Wheel: Global Peace Through the Arts, an artistic forum that addresses social, ecological, and spiritual concerns.