Sam Shakes is the owner of Nature Inspired Books a successful publishing company.

It was established 2010 spurred by her first publication ‘Then Life Took Control: A Journal from Sickness to Wellbeing.’ This book was written from personal experience of having a chronic health condition and three books have been published since.

Sam established Nature Inspired Arts in 2008 and shares her paintings and their stories with the intention to motivate others to improve their wellness.

Sam is an advocator of wellbeing focusing on being healthy, rather than examining sickness.

Nature Inspired Books and Arts purpose is to share inspiration that has the potential to increase the health of people and the world.