Henes is an internationally, popular speaker, and award-winning writer specializing in multi-cultural ritual celebrations of the cycles of the seasons and the seasons of our lives. Her joyful celebrations of celestial events have introduced ancient traditional rituals and contemporary ceremonies to millions of people in more than 100 cities for thirty-five years. She is the author of four books: the award-winning amazon.com best selling , , and , as well as the CD,
and the acclaimed quarterly
She currently writes columns for , and and publishes a monthly Ezine, . A respected ritual expert, she serves as ritual consultant for Hollywood films. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The New Yorker, USA Today, The Huffington Post, The Daily Beast. Martha Stewart Living, Japanese Vogue, Crain’s New York Business, Variety, The Village Voice, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, more than 200 radio programs, and national television in the U.S., Europe, and Japan. In addition to teaching and lecturing worldwide, Mama Donna, as she is affectionately called, maintains a ceremonial center, spirit shop, ritual practice, and spiritual consultancy where she works with individuals, groups, institutions, municipalities and corporations to create meaningful ceremonies for every imaginable occasion.
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