Donna Stokes

Donna Stokes

Donna Stokes is Live Happy’s executive editor and a devotee of both magazine media and the science of positive psychology. Previously, she worked as managing editor for Heifer International’s World Ark magazine and as an editor on daily newspapers across the country, including the Albuquerque Journal and Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

More Articles

Boy with glasses holding up note and drawing.

Top: a shy young woman in Vietnam. Below: a passengers on the New York City subway contributes to Janne's project. Photographs by Janne Willems

Drawing Happiness

One woman travels the world collecting joyful moments on paper.
Journalist Ismael Cala
Journalist Ismael Cala.

Ismael Cala Brings Insights to WOHASU

Former CNN host shares his tips for bringing out the best in others.
A joyful yoga class.
Photograph by Lela Edgar

Africa Yoga Project Enriches Lives With Movement

Come practice with Africa Yoga Project co-founder at this month’s World Happiness Summit in Miami.
Two kids riding go-karts.
©RichVintage/Getty images

Your Summer Adventure Starts With Our July Issue

Live larger and laugh harder with comedian Jim Gaffigan and Tony Hale from Veep.
Cute kida celebrating International Day of Happiness

Oh Happy Day

Visitors to Live Happy Walls around the world share acts and thoughts of kindness.
Woman holding a tablet
Anna Faris on the cover of Live Happy
Anna Faris graces the October 2017 cover of Live Happy magazine, on sale now.

Catch Up With Anna Faris in Live Happy's Fabulous Fall Issue

PLUS: Rob Thomas, Garcelle Beauvais and 33 ways to find more meaning in life.
Woman holding two tablets

Photograph by Sonny Baker

December 2017 Issue of Live Happy Magazine

Live Happy’s New Holiday Issue Is Packed With Bright Ideas

Your Can’t-Miss Guide to Gifts, Giving Back and Gratitude
Woman holding a tablet.

Managing Editor Donna Stokes; photograph by Sonny Baker.

February 2018 Live Happy Issue

Launch 2018 with Love and Longevity in Our Latest Issue

Pick up Live Happy's print magazine to start your year right.
Woman doing an easy yoga pose.

Main photo above © fizkes/ Inline photos below © Celisa Meals of The Neon Horizon/Yogis on the Go.

Four Yoga Poses to Try Right Now

A new company offers yoga classes you can do anytime, anywhere.
Live Happy May issue
Live Happy May Issue with Harry Connick Jr.

Celebrate March With Live Happy’s Special Issue

Harry Connick Jr. and Happy Acts walls inspire others to make kindness a daily habit.
Woman doing triangle pose in yoga.