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.

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Come practice with Africa Yoga Project co-founder at this month’s World Happiness Summit in Miami.
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Visitors to Live Happy Walls around the world share acts and thoughts of kindness.
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Anna Faris graces the October 2017 cover of Live Happy magazine, on sale now.

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PLUS: Rob Thomas, Garcelle Beauvais and 33 ways to find more meaning in life.
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December 2017 Issue of Live Happy Magazine

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February 2018 Live Happy Issue

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

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Four Yoga Poses to Try Right Now

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

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Steve Harvey

Photos courtesy of the Steve & Marjorie Harvey Foundation

TV Host Steve Harvey Gives Back Through Youth Foundation

He supports families by teaching dream building, character skills through mentoring.
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World Happiness Summit: What You Need to Know

Join the party in Miami from March 17–19.
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Attendees traveled from all over the world to attend the 2018 World Positive Education Accelerator. Photos by Rob Stankiewicz.

Summit Kick-Starts Global Positive Education Transformation

Teachers, students, academics and policymakers brainstorm to create new systems and practices.
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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.
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Exercises for Reluctant Creatives

Actress Keiko Agena aims to bring out the artist in everyone with No Mistakes workbook.

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"On a Positive Note" Notebook available for pre-order now!