Delving into Ayurveda, the Art of Writing, and Personal Metamorphosis With Susan Weis Bohlen

In this insightful podcast episode, Susan Weis Bohlen and Cate Stillman engage in a thought-provoking conversation that delves into the realms of Ayurveda, writing, personal transformation, and the power of sharing one’s story. Susan, an Ayurveda expert, and Cate, a wellness entrepreneur and writer, explore the intersections between Ayurveda and the art of writing, shedding light on how these practices can bring about profound personal growth and healing.

What You’ll Get Out of Tuning In

  • Gain a deeper understanding of Ayurveda and how it can be applied to various aspects of life.
  • Discover the transformative potential of writing and how it can help you unearth hidden stories and emotions.
  • Learn about the different approaches to writing based on Ayurvedic doshas (Vata, Pitta, Kapha).
  • Understand the significance of sharing personal stories and how it can connect you with others.
  • Explore the importance of preserving your unique way of expressing life experiences.


  • Ayurveda as a Holistic Guide: Susan explains how Ayurveda offers a holistic approach to health and well-being, considering physical, mental, and emotional aspects.
  • The Healing Power of Writing: Cate shares her experience of using writing as a tool for personal transformation and self-discovery.
  • Ayurvedic Doshas and Writing Styles: The discussion delves into how different Ayurvedic doshas influence one’s writing style and approach, such as Vata’s creativity and Pitta’s determination.
  • The Art of Self-Expression: Susan and Cate emphasize the importance of sharing personal stories as a way to connect with others and leave a legacy.
  • Growing Older with Grace: Susan discusses aging and how Ayurveda can help individuals grow old in a healthy and conscious manner.


“Ayurveda works on knowing how deeply embedded a problem or disease is, and we can heal faster if we address it early on.” – Susan Weis Bohlen

“Your unique way of expressing what happened to you is really important.” – Cate Stillman

“People want to know your story, and your unique way of expressing what happened to you is really important.” – Susan Weis Bohlen


Get access to Uplevel Your Life here. Use promo code: UPLEVEL37

Get access to Lead Your Club here. Use promo code: LEAD37

In this enriching conversation, Susan and Cate have explored the transformative power of Ayurveda and writing. They remind us that our stories are valuable and deserve to be shared. As Susan enters the Vata phase of life, she continues to inspire others to age with grace and awareness. Kate’s journey of self-expression through writing underscores the importance of preserving your unique narrative. This episode invites you to embrace Ayurveda as a holistic guide and use writing as a tool for self-discovery and healing.