Emily Ann Peterson

singer-songwriter & author








Bare Naked Bravery: How to Be Creatively Creativewas a #1 Amazon bestseller within the first week on the shelves! Readers are loving it.


I have 3 albums out right now and 1 album waiting in the wings.


Check out the latest episodes of the School of Bravery podcast!


Watch my TEDxTalk, join the next event, or reserve a date for your event.


Check out the next events and learn about house concerts.


Fortune500's, nonprofits, and solopreneurs of all sizes are displaying their greatest feats of bravery.

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TEDx Lecture on Resonance


About a month after my official diagnosis (degenerative neurological hand tremor) and the day before I left for a 6-week artist residency, I gave a lecture at TEDxTacoma on the topic of "Resonance" and how we can value shared experiences. 



People Are Saying...

  • “Emily Ann Peterson has soulfully brought to life her own real, raw, honest journey to Bare Naked Bravery. Reading this book is not only inspiring as hell, but the stories she shares are giant reminders that you're not alone. It'll make you laugh, cry, and pour yourself a glass of wine while you pretend you're sitting across from her ugly sobbing during the best soul chat of your life.”

    creator of The Real Female Entrepreneur

  • “Despite having spent years studying fear to write a book about it, Bare Naked Bravery still gave me transformational new insight into the art and science of courage. Emily’s storytelling is authentic, moving and highly engaging. Not only will this book entertain you, it will also give you clear, practical and actionable frameworks on how to transcend your fears and rise above every challenge. Bare Naked Bravery is an invaluable guide to living a more courageous life filled with greater joy and meaning.”

    author of "Fearvana"

  • “Bare Naked Bravery invites you to grab your heart in one hand and your courage in the other and face your inner and outer challenges with a smile. Let Emily's book be a fairy godmother that offers a clear pathway to not only be brave, but to also resilient, self-loving, curious, and playful.”

    author of "Warrior Goddess Training"