From Fear to Fire on The Art of Fear with Kimberly Butler

From Fear to Fire: Secrets to Overcome Fear, Embrace your Gifts and Achieve Success

This is the place where real people share real challenges. Where you can find a common bond and uncommon wisdom through their stories. Use tips from the breakthroughs of others to jump start your success. Speaker, author, adventurer, and Host Heather Hansen O’Neill takes you on the journey from fear to fire. Today we talk about breaking through and The Art of Fear.

This week’s theme: The Art of Fear

The Art of Fear is a photographic memoir and in my opinion a mindset. This way of being helped guest expert Kimberly Butler move from isolation, pain, and fear to authenticity, beauty, and living with joy. You will be sure to find inspiration and tips in this moving episode.

Kimberly Butler

KIMBERLY BUTLER has photographed hundreds of celebrities and world leaders including five U.S. presidents. Her credits include covers of New York Times best sellers and gallery photo shoots for major broadcast networks. She was also a regular photography contributor to PEOPLE magazine for more than a decade. Butler has traveled extensively in the Middle East and the former Soviet Union as a photojournalist and documentary filmmaker in Jordan, Jerusalem, Gaza, and Chechnya.

For the past two decades she has been the creative force behind the American Library Association’s Celebrity READ poster series, exhibited nationwide in public schools and libraries to promote literacy.

  • 2018 she exhibited her continuing photographic series on banned books in New York City called CENSORED.
  • 2019 she published her first book, The Art of FEAR: A Photographic Memoir and presented it at the National Arts Club in NY.
  • 2020 she released her online photo series, Alice in Opioidland, about a young girl’s struggle with opioid addiction in America, which has risen dramatically since the COVID-19 lockdowns.

Butler is a native New Yorker and lives in Manhattan.

More about Kimberly and her work HERE


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