INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLING AUTHOR

Writer’s Edge: The edge of who I am is the beginning of God. Without connecting to God my words lie dormant.

LIFE
COACH

Cultivating change through daily growth & personal development for the purpose of unleashing human potential.

SPEAKER

eSpeaker Marketplace. Premiere member of Women Speakers Association. USCBWB Moderator. OMA workshop facilitator.

GLOBAL
BUSINESS CONNECTOR

Women Speakers Association Pittsburgh Community. Inspiring women to be seen and heard. 

NEW RELEASES 2021

International bestselling author, passionate about life coaching and doing BIG things—building community, inspiring change, and giving back. Anita is the founder and principal at The Place to SOAR, a social enterprise dedicated to cultivating change through growth and personal development to unleash human potential. She has another new books releasing on March 23. 
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March 2021 marks the release of my second book as an independent author. You’ll discover what it means to cultivate change from the inside out. This I believe is the true power of being human.

 Features my story “Musings of a COVID-19 Baby”
This marks my second appearance as a Voices of the 21st Century co-author. 

MY FIRST BOOK AS A SOLO AUTHOR | 2019

I Wanna See Laney’s House: A Sibling Story

My personal narrative is the tale of a wilderness journey nestled between the loss of the most important people in my life.”
—Anita D Russell

OVER THE COURSE OF TIME. This is my triumphant transformation from broken child to whole adult. Along the way I realized a passion for the growth and development of people as my career evolved from pharmaceutical R&D to professional development to life coach.


EasyRead Book Series eBook #1 | 2021

Passion & Purpose…
Easy Read eBook #1

For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the LORD, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. —Jeremiah 29:11 NKJV

SELF-REFLECTION AND PERSONAL TRANSFORMATION 

WE ARE IN A DEFINING MOMENT. Passion is more than dreams of great things and following your bliss. It is energy. Passion requires reserves of energy that are replenished as you feed your dreams through accomplishments.  That feeling of power, drive, energy, and borderline obsession required to achieve your dreams is passion.

EasyRead Book Series eBook #2 | 2021

Cultivating Your Intuition Is Wisdom…
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“Women, if the soul of the nation is to be saved, I believed that you must become its soul.”
—Corretta Scott King

SELF-REFLECTION AND PERSONAL TRANSFORMATION 

Our intuition is a form of wisdom that is specific to us individually and uniquely. Your intuition is different from your neighbor’s. Your intuition can guide you to where you should be. How you view your intuition is a choice.