Dr. Barbara Ann Kipfer is the author of 14,000 Things to be Happy About with more than 1.25 million copies in print, now in a new 25th anniversary edition. Look for the return of the Page-a-Day calendar in 2017!
Among her 60 other books are Self-Meditation, Instant Karma, 8,789 Words of Wisdom, The Wish List, and The Order of Things, thesauri and dictionaries, trivia and question books, archaeology reference books, and happiness and spiritually themed books. Barbara's books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, other bookstores, and Urban Outfitters.
Barbara holds a PhD and MPhil in Linguistics (University of Exeter), a PhD in Archaeology (Greenwich University), an MA (Greenwich University) and a PhD in Buddhist Studies (Akamai University), and a BS in physical education (Valparaiso University).
Dr. Kipfer is Chief Lexicographer of Temnos. She has worked for Answers.com, Ask Jeeves/Ask.com, Bellcore/Telcordia, Dictionary.com and Thesaurus.com, General Electric Research, Google, IBM Research, idealab, Knowledge Adventure, The Chicago Tribune, and WolframAlpha.