Nella Coiro

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About Nella 
Nella Coiro is the author of the popular books: The Forgiveness Journey and The Forgiveness Journey Workbook. Her third book – her memoir has been accepted for publication, and will be launched in 2022. You can take a sneak peek, or sign up for her newsletter to receive updates, and be eligible to receive a complementary, signed copy of her upcoming book.
Nella has put herself through school and has earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees with distinction. She has worked as an educator, and later, as a counselor and a life coach. Nella has overcome many difficulties and adversity in her own life, including childhood adversity, challenges and losses, and she is currently on dialysis, and hopes to receive a donor kidney in the future.
Her goal is to inspire and help others to heal, learn from, and to rise above their own challenges and struggles. She’s also a trained and experienced counselor a certified life coach, and inspirational speaker. If you’re interested in receiving online counseling or coaching, or in scheduling a zoom event, please email her at If you’re interested in purchasing Nella’s photographs or artwork, please click the tab above.
Her books can be purchased globally, anywhere books are sold, including Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Walmart and Target. Her audiobook is available at Amazon, Audible, iTunes, and Apple Books. For signed copies, please refer to the Contact page.
Interviews, TV Appearances, Personal...
Nella’s work has been published in various publications, including Studio East Magazine & Supervision Journal. She has been interviewed by The Times, The Putnam County Press, and Eventful Magazine, and has appeared on the TV show, Artists and their Art. Her events are held at book stores, libraries, schools, social clubs, and via Zoom.
Nella is also a musician and has performed in bands with her husband, Kenny. They both spoil their lovable rescue foxhound mix, Alex. She loves animals and runs a support group to help those grieving the loss of their beloved animals. On a more personal note, she enjoys the cozy warmth of her wood burning stove, painting, taking photos, or curling up with a good book. Click the above tab to explore her artwork.
Nella’s upcoming tell-all memoir Dancing in the Rain, is scheduled to be launched in 2022. Feel free to take a sneak peek.




ISBN: 978-1733952200


Can you find it in your heart to forgive?  According to the author, you can, and you do this for you. Using a combination of research, interviews, therapeutic models, and her own personal experience, Nella will take you on a comprehensive journey to forgive those who have offended you, including those who are unapologetic, and move on with your life. This book includes self-empowerment tools mindfulness exercises, action plans, and topics like boundaries, expectations, toxic situations, communication, and resentment as it relates to illness.



Narrated by the talented,

SOVAS Arts Award Winner, Margo Trueblood



To hear a sample, Click here.

To Purchase, click here.




ISBN: 978-1733952224 


Designed to be used alone or in conjunction with The Forgiveness Journey, this workbook will take you on a more profound forgiveness journey. It will draw upon your personal experiences through exercises, focus questions and quizzes. It will help you to document your personal growth, reframe your thinking, gain deeper insights, and forgive on a more personal level.



   ”Loved the chapter on forgiving diseases. I’ve never heard anybody talk about this before.”

   “This book was such a great release of hatred and so much more. Very unique and different.“ 

   “Best book I’ve read on forgiveness and releasing the baggage of grudges.”

   “A powerful book if you are having a hard time with forgiving... new and interesting topics.”

   “Coiro writes with passion, humor, and insight... openly shares how her life was changed when she forgave lifelong grudges.”

   “Her writing style is very warm, and it feels as if you’re having a conversation with her.”

   “She shares her own story of forgiveness, remarkable in its honesty.”

   “Written in an encouraging and compassionate voice.”

   “Healing, Unique, Uplifting, Witty, and Powerful!”

   “The workbook helped me to identify feelings and that I was unaware of and gain a deeper understanding of myself.”

   “Very good book. Raises questions that helped me to understand myself better.”


The FORGIVENESS Journey Book Trailer