Year of Yes Pdf

Year of Yes

Number of page: 336
Author: Shonda Rhimes
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781476777122
Category: Biography & Autobiography

The mega-talented creator of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal and executive producer of How to Get Away With Murder chronicles how saying YES for one year changed her life―and how it can change yours, too.With three hit shows on television and three children at home, the uber-talented Shonda Rhimes had lots of good reasons to say NO when an unexpected invitation arrived. Hollywood party
No. Speaking engagement
No. Media appearances
No. And there was the side-benefit of saying No for an introvert like Shonda: nothing new to fear. Then Shonda’s sister laid down a challenge: just for one year, try to say YES to the unexpected invitations that come your way. Shonda reluctantly agreed―and the result was nothing short of transformative. In Year of Yes, Shonda Rhimes chronicles the powerful impact saying yes had on every aspect of her life―and how we can all change our lives with one little word. Yes.

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About The Author

Shonda Rhimes is the critically acclaimed and award-winning creator and executive producer of the hit television series Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice, and Scandal and the executive producer of How to Get Away With Murder. Her writing credits also include Princess Diaries 2: A Royal Engagement, Crossroads, and Introducing Dorothy Dandridge. Rhimes holds a BA from Dartmouth College in English Literature with Creative Writing and received her MFA from the USC School of Cinema-Television, where she was awarded the prestigious Gary Rosenberg Writing Fellowship. Rhimes was born and raised outside of Chicago, Illinois, and now runs her production company, Shondaland, from Los Angeles, where she lives with her three daughters. She is the author of Year of Yes and The Year of Yes Journal.

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    Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person From the creator of the hit TV series Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal, and executive producer of How to Get Away With Murder, comes a powerful memoir and self-help book that promotes saying \”Yes!\” to life. In 2013, Rhimes’s sister challenged her over Thanksgiving meal prep, and Rhimes formed a dare for herself: an entire year of saying \”yes\” to the things that scared her. The results were
  • A Google UserA Google User
    YEAR OF YES: How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person The queen of Thursday night TV delivers a sincere and inspiring account of saying yes to life.Rhimes, the brain behind hits like Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal, is an introvert. She describes herself as a young girl, playing alone in the pantry, making up soap-opera script stories to act out with the canned goods. Speaking in public terrified her; going to events exhausted her. She was always busy
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    The Year of Yes Loved loved loved
  • Outlandish CurvesOutlandish Curves
    Full of awesome inspiration!
  • Kia Riddick-TaylorKia Riddick-Taylor
    Thank you Shonda! Truthful. Insightful. Reflective.Yes!
  • Kim HicksonKim Hickson
    Unexpected Surprise!!! I love this book. Easy to read and follow along. But very entertaining and inspiring. She makes me want to come out my shell and say yes to everything and everybody I say no to. I want more from Shonda but Scandal will always be my favorite!!
  • Micaella Martinez GrantMicaella Martinez Grant
    God Like reading how God got her Groove back. Just almighty and beyond expectation! Incredibly well written, I mean, of course and inspiring. I can see clearly now I can truly just go for it. Just do. I will share this with every female I can.
  • Evaan HarrisEvaan Harris
    Year of Yes
  • Jessica ScogginsJessica Scoggins
    My new all time favorite book. Inspiring and eye opening!
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