The Word is Your Wand – by Florence Scovel Shinn

The sequel to The Game of Life and How To Play It

In a series of three books, The Game of Life and How to Play It, Your Word is Your Wand, and The Secret Door to Success, Florence Scovel Shinn outlines the secrets and the methods to attracting health, wealth, and prosperity. This timeless classic has been dusted off and repackaged for a modern audience.

A key text in New Thought; Your Word Is Your Wand: A Sequel to The Game of Life and How to Play It by Florence Scovel Shinn. About the Author Florence Scovel Shinn Florence Scovell Shinn was an artist-turned spiritual teacher, healer and writer who lived in New York.

She is best known for her first book “The Game of Life and how to Play it”, which includes quotes from the Bible and real-life anecdotes to explain the author’s understanding of God and man.

Florence Scovel Shinn may be considered a member of the New Thought movement, as her writings follow in the tradition of Phineas Quimby, Emma Curtis Hopkins, and Charles Fillmore and Myrtle Fillmore, co-founders of the Unity Church. Scovel Shinn was also a contemporary of William Walker Atkinson, James Allen and Emmet Fox.

Scovel Shinn writes that ignorance of or carelessness with the application of various ‘Laws of Metaphysics’ can bring about undesirable life events.