Dorothy Randall Gray is a teacher, poet, global activist and author of the acclaimed bestseller, Soul Between The Lines: Freeing Your Creative Spirit Through Writing (Avon/HarperCollins) as well as Taste of Tamarinda, Muse Magic, Family, Creative Rituals for Daily Living, and The Passion Collection. Her work has also been published in such periodicals and anthologies as: Personal Journaling, Heart&Soul, the NY Times, Drum Voices, SisterFire, HealthQuest, and Conditions. Her life-changing creative writing, personal development and spiritual empowerment workshops have motivated thousands receiving endorsements from: Iyanla Vanzant, Nikki Giovanni and Larry Dossey. A former Poet-in-Residence at Hunter College, NYU faculty member, NiaOnline columnist, and commentator for National Public Radio, Dorothy is founder of the Heartland Institute for Transformation. In her commitment to global healing she has shared the dais with the Dalai Lama, served as a UNESCO delegate, conducted educational supply campaigns for African schools, and danced with tribal boys in the hills of Kerala.