This Time I Dance!

“If you’re this successful doing the work you don’t love, what could you do with work you do love?”

Welcome to the THIS TIME I DANCE! section of our web site.


ttid.cover2In THIS TIME I DANCE! Trusting the Journey of Creating the Work You LoveHow One Harvard Lawyer Left It All to Have It All!(©2003 Tarcher/Penguin), you’ll find the inspiring story of how one Harvard lawyer left her corporate life to discover her buried creative self and develop the livelihood that stirred her soul and paid the bills. If you’ve ever wanted your own personal mentor, champion of your wildest dreams-your support system has arrived in alternative career coach–Tama Kieves.

Rather than just remind us why we need to follow our bliss, Tama goes the full distance to support us while we do it, coaching us every step of the way. With warmth, realness, and humor, she explores the fears and doubts that often assault us in a career change. And through her personal and practical stories of overcoming insecurities, she’ll guide you to discover and trust the unparalleled power of your own true work in this world.

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Read excerpts from Tama Kieves’ book THIS TIME I DANCE! May these pages enhance your dance!

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The Story Behind THIS TIME I DANCE!
The story behind THIS TIME I DANCE! is amazing! It was originally self-published in early 2002. With virtually no publicity, it quickly jumped to the number 3 position on the Denver Post’s bestseller list. Shortly thereafter, it found its way into the welcoming hands of Tarcher/Penguin-Putnam, a major New York publisher. (Read more in Fun Facts) On May 12, 2003, Tarcher/Penguin-Putnam released the book nationally as one of their leading titles! And on May 12, 2004, Tarcher/Penguin released the book in softcover.

Reviews and Comments >>
We hear from readers almost daily (and we love it!), telling us how the book has affected their lives. Our most common feedback goes something like this: “I laughed and cried out loud. This is unlike any self-help book out there. I have never felt so inspired and strengthened” and “I read it in a single night.”

Read reviews of THIS TIME I DANCE! from book reviewers and readers or submit a review of your own. If you write a review for another website, newsletter or publication, we’d be happy to post a link to it and send you Creating the Work You Love, Tama’s popular audiocassette, absolutely free! (1)Author Comments >>
Read Tama Kieves’ answers to questions about why and how she wrote the book, the journey of writing a book … and more!

Have you been inspired by THIS TIME I DANCE! and want to keep the energy going? Find out about THIS TIME I DANCE! groups in your area or list yourself as a resource for others or bring Tama to your group!

Book Angels >>
We are eager to create an inspired,creative,and visionary world! One of the best ways we know to do that is through Tama’s bestselling book, THIS TIME I DANCE! Trusting the Journey of Creating the Work You Love. If you’ve been inspired by Tama and her work, please consider helping others find that inspiration too. Here are a few simple suggestions!

Fun Facts >>

Read fun facts about the history of THIS TIME I DANCE! See alternative covers, read about amazing synchronicities and changes along the path. Find out how it went from a self-published book to a major New York publisher in just a few short months!