One With the Herd, by Liz Mitten Ryan. Spiritual truths revealed in lessons rich in emotional depth and intellectual penetration. Author Liz Mitten Ryan connects with the higher consciousness of horse and nature s wisdom in this book of insights on how our planet and we ourselves can achieve peace, freedom and joy. Releasing ego and connecting to higher consciousness is this inter-species message. Dozens of professional paintings and photos by the author. An elegant coffee-table gift book. Liz Mitten Ryan is not only an accomplished writer and horse breeder/trainer, she is also a nationally acclaimed wildlife painter. Much of her recent work appears in the book. A dedicated conservationist, she was British Columbia Wildlife Artist of the Year in 1993 and 1995, Ducks Unlimited Canadian national artist for 95, 96, 97, 98, and Habitat Canada conservation stamp winner in 1998. Recently, Liz has devoted herself to equine communication, spiritual growth, authoring books, and painting horses.