Paula D’Arcy is an author, retreat leader, speaker, playwright, and former psychotherapist. In 2001 she established Red Bird Foundation, which supports the growth and spiritual development of those in need throughout the world. The foundation has twice sponsored WOMENSPEAK, an international conference that honors the woman’s voice as a force of peace and healing in the world. D’Arcy survived the loss of her husband and young daughter in an accident in 1975. She was three months pregnant at the time.
Among her bestselling books are Gift of the Red Bird, Waking up to This Day, Winter of the Heart and the award-winning, Stars at Night.
D’Arcy has one daughter and lives in Texas.