See her take an interview on her book.
Christine Valters Paintner, PhD is the online Abbess at abbeyofthearts.com, a global, virtual monastery offering online retreats and live pilgrimages in Ireland, Germany, and Austria. She is the author of nine books on contemplative practice and creative expression. She is a Benedictine Oblate, writer, artist, spiritual director, retreat facilitator, teacher, and pilgrimage guide. Her fields of expertise include Christian spiritual practices, monastic spirituality, and the expressive arts.