Richard A. Silvia

Author, Artist, Advocate of Love & Possibility. Founder of YESRISING, a conversation of Love and a space for global thinking. www.yesrising.com

http://yesrising.com
I was born Richard Anthony Silvia. I’m an artist, author, intuitive, singer-songwriter, poet, mentor and cancer survivor. Born in Newport, Rhode Island, into a blue collar working family that immigrated to America from the Azores Islands, Portugal — what follows is, in part, my story. ARTIST, author, intuitive, singer-songwriter, poet. artist, author, intuitive, singer-songwriter, poet, and mentor and cancer survivor was born in Newport, Rhode Island, into a blue collar working family that immigrated to America from the Azores Islands, Portugal. Founder of Yesrising — a Global Movement for Love and Possibility. Its mission, to inspire the global movement of Love, Possibility, and Inclusiveness through the ministry of words, music and art. YESRISING is a conversation of Love and a space for global thinking. Songwriter at The Rick Eva Music Project —in 2001 his song “Ooh the Sky” off the CD 10 Years to Seventh Heaven gained honorable mention from Billboard. Author of three books: Merging Worlds —the creative energy emerging from a journey of love, loss, risk and redefined success. HERO, A Young Poet’s Love, a collection of poetical works from 1990 — 2001. And, The Grace of Redefining Love, expanding life to include everything. A contributing writer for The Power of the Heart blog and Thrive Global. In 2015, The author created a weekly campaign on Instagram, No Fear Friday, aimed at replacing fear with love. The artist established the Yesrising Foundation in 2017. The Yesrising Foundation for Love, Possibility, and Inclusiveness has three service lines: Cancer Survivorship and Prevention, LGBTQ Youth, and Eldercare Environments.
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FORGIVENESS CHANGES THE LENS

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In the Safe Space of Words

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Grit for Grat

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Winter in America

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Purpose Through Service

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How to Work your Body

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Is Your Goal your Heart’s Desire?

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3 Hands On Tips for Engaging Your Resilience

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11 Powerful DIY Ways to Reimagine Connection

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Future Leaders — I Believe in Millennials and Gen Z

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On Death | Transformations and Transitions — Even a New Year

by Richard A. Silvia
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Rising Heart, Beat and Song | A Personal Journey from Grief to Gift

by Richard A. Silvia
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Recharging the Empath | In An Overstimulated World

by Richard A. Silvia
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REDEFINING OUR FUTURE

by Richard A. Silvia
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The Reciprocity of Generosity

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Age of Agism

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Forward into Justice

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Self-Worth Through Service

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Longevity

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Why Letting Go Gives You Ownership Over Your Life

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Five for Fighting Anxiety

by Richard A. Silvia

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