Steve Taylor is a lecturer in psychology at Leeds Metropolitan University in the United Kingdom. His books include Waking From Sleep, The Fall, Out of the Darkness, Back to Sanity, and The Meaning, a book of spiritual poems. His work has been described by Eckhart Tolle as "an important contribution to the shift in consciousness happening on our planet." His dialogue with Eckhart Tolle was recently featured on Eckhart TV. Steve Taylor also was included in Mind, Body, Spirit magazine’s list of "the 100 most spiritually influential living people."