Terry Hershey is an author, humorist, inspirational speaker, and landscape designer on Vashon Island in the Puget Sound, near Seattle, Washington. His work focuses on the power of "pausing," slowing down and creating time for sanctuary.

In 1994 Terry founded Cotswold Garden & Design, designing gardens that emphasize imagination and the element of surprise. His gardens and books have been featured in Pacific Northwest Magazine (Seattle Times), Seattle Homes and Lifestyle, and the Tacoma News Tribune. He speaks throughout the United States and Canada on relationships, spirituality, and gardening. He was a regular contributor to the Hallmark Channel's New Morning program and the website SpiritBreak.com.

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  • An inspiring message that counteracts the drive to be rushed and busy all the time
  • A perspective that takes creative outlets and self-edifying activities seriously
  • Encouragement to savor life in multi-faceted ways