Naturally Intelligent by Design

NEW BOOK: Take a Look- 365 Inspiring and Innovative Designs+Strategies Animals Deploy that we Can Employ to Live a Life of Joy

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Author Celebrating the Colorful Explosion of Life

I am Catherine Cunningham… and like you, there will never be another unique me on this planet ever again; so I have come to realize that I am free to live the life that was intended just for me. Whew, what a relief, right? You see, this is the key for believing in ourselves— our inherent value, our purpose, our Nature Vera plan to live out our lives as authentically, joyfully, and compassionately as we can. So…

I am Catherine Cunningham. I am a creative visual artist, writer, entrepreneur, cultural anthropologist, ecologist, and educator. And, I believe one important dimension to my life and life journey is to help awaken, refresh, reinvigorate, revitalize- however you want to categorize— our Human + Nature connection, while we are alive and while our species still thrives.

To me, this is the core of what it means to live with Natural Intelligence… and so from this perspective I will continue to explore and over the weeks, months, years; share more.

But for now, this is my story…and so to begin, I’ve written a narrative, “Naturally Intelligent by Design” with 365 points of intelligence within— from mammals, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and insects—with real relevance to inform and to inspire where in our lives we’ve been.

So please, take a look at our book. 

We just launched our Kickstarter Campaign for “Naturally Intelligent by Design”. 

This is ONLY a 40-Day Campaign to create the FIRST PRINT RUN of “Naturally Intelligent by Design” — A rich fine art picture book showcasing 365 animals from around the world and their inspiring, innovative design strategies / lifestyle choices; aimed to inspire us to live happy, healthy, prosperous lives in our own HOME habitats, every day. Written in a Dr. Seuss-like way, “Naturally Intelligent by Design” will be a vital resource for us 365 days/year to not only survive, but to thrive.


Published by Catherine Cunningham, PhD in Thrive Global

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