Brave Over Perfect
Inspiring stories and science-based practices to foster joy, meaning, and ease.
Dr. Christine Carter
Christine Carter, Ph.D., is the author of best-selling books The Sweet Spot: How to Achieve More by Doing Less (2017) and Raising Happiness (2011). A sought-after keynote speaker and coach, Dr. Carter writes an award-winning blog, Brave Over Perfect. She is a sociologist and Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, where she draws on scientific research to help people lead their most meaningful, joyful, and authentic lives.
Susie Rinehart is an award-winning writer, champion ultrarunner, mother, and brainstem tumor survivor. She began writing her blog from her hospital bed and is now an inspiration for those facing adversity. She writes about how she had to abandon safety to risk living her best life. For 23 years, she has traveled the world as a professional guide and teacher. Now her journeys are inward as she lets go of worry and fear to author a radically compassionate, abundant life.