Karen Salmansohn

About Karen Salmansohn

Karen Salmansohn is an ex-Senior VP award winning ad writer/creative director (at age 27) who left her successful advertising career (having worked as a writer/creative director/image consultant for J. Walter Thompson, McCann Erickson, Young + Rubicam, Averett, Free + Ginsberg, MTV, VH-1, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, Lifetime, E!, CNBC, NBC, Oxygen, Lee Hunt Associates, L’Oreal, Revlon, Avon, Blue Q, etc) to pursue her passion of writing.

She is now a best selling author and book packager with over 1 million books sold – known for creating a new breed of books – “self help for people who would never be caught dead reading self help.” Or: “self help books you can give as a gift — and not get slapped, because they look kinda cool.” Some titles: How to Be Happy Dammit; Enough Dammit; The Bounce Back Book; Ballsy; Even God Is Single So Stop Giving Me A Hard Time – and many more. Journalists call Salmansohn “Deepak Chopra Meets Carrie Bradshaw” because of how she merges empowering psychology/philosophy tips with edgy humor and stylish graphics.

My Hope For You…

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May you find yourself crying only on rainy days so you feel as if the Uni-verse is crying with you, and you never feel alone! May your tears create a slippery slope for which your sorrows can slide right off you. May the loss of this fluid from your system, create a great thirst for… Continue Reading →

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A Thoughtful Story!

I know a lot of people toss around the phrase “seeing is believing.” But I’m a big believer that “seeding” is believing.  In the same way that it takes time for petunia seeds to bloom into petunia plants, it also takes time for your positive thought seeds and positive habit seeds to bloom into that… Continue Reading →

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Love Yourself!

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If you want to improve your love life, improve how you love yourself. If you don’t love yourself enough, you’ll find ways not to find love. The love you have for yourself is in a way the only love you have in your life because all the other love is a mirror of it. Be… Continue Reading →

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Seek Out The Happiness In All Of Life’s Crappiness!

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Going through a challenging time right now? Think of life as a gigantic restaurant with infinite flavors to taste? Tell yourself your goal for life is to taste as many flavors of life as you can. Recognize every challenge has the opportunity to think a new flavor of thought and to feel a new flavor… Continue Reading →

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If You Don’t Believe In Miracles, You’ve Forgotten You ARE ONE!

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True confession: When I first read “The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying,” about a decade ago, I purposefully avoided reading Sogyal Rinpoche‘s passages on death. I thought they didn’t apply to me and that I was somehow exempt! Then a few years ago, my father was literally on his deathbed. I scrambled for my… Continue Reading →

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