The Forever Letter: Writing What We Believe For Those We Love
A forever letter is a gift that will be read countless times. Inspired by the centuries-old Jewish tradition of the ethical will, a forever letter is the best way to share your most valuable possessions: your values, wisdom, and love, with those who are most important to you. And you need not do it alone. Through uplifting stories, sample letters, and writing tips, Elana Zaiman serves as your guide on this journey of self-discovery and relationship strengthening.
A forever letter is a gift that will be read over and over again. Inspired by the centuries-old Jewish tradition of the ethical will, a forever letter is a perfect way to share your most precious possessions: your values, wisdom, and love with the people who matter to you most. And you don’t have to do it alone. Through empowering stories, sample letters, and writing tips, author Elana Zaiman serves as your companion on this journey of self-discovery and deepening relationships.
“The Forever Letter offers tools, guidelines, and examples for grandparents and parents to share their love, respect, and values with the next generation.” ― Jack Canfield, Co-author of Chicken Soup for the Soul
“I love this little book because it’s about writing real letters, a lost art in our time. Even more important, it’s about writing letters that matter to people who matter to us.”―Parker J. Palmer, author of Let Your Life Speak and A Hidden Wholeness
“Elana Zaiman has a mission: She loves connection, deep and personal, and wants others to experience the sweet joy she has lived of shared truth-telling. Her forever letter embodies the passing on of wisdom, humbling experience, dreams, and love from one person to another. It is a beautiful concept that all of us should embrace.” ― Julie Schwartz Gottman, PhD, co-founder of the Gottman Institute and author of Ten Principles for Doing Effective Couples Therapy