You Won't Believe How Eat, Pray, Love Author Elizabeth Gilbert Cured Her Knee Pain

She’s already come up with three distinct ways of healing in the name of eating, praying, and loving.

But now Elizabeth Gilbert – author of Eat Pray Love – has added a new method of how to tend to something painful, in this case, an injured knee.

Eat, Pray, Love Author Elizabeth Gilbert Confronts Her Karaoke Fears – for a Good Cause

Terrified of singing in front of a crowd of strangers? So is Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert.

But in preparation for her upcoming book, Big Magic, which encourages readers to face their fears, Gilbert decided to practice what she preaches. Which is how she ended up singing “Total Eclipse of the Heart” on a New York City karaoke stage.

After sharing her experience on Facebook, readers demanded video evidence. Without any to offer, Gilbert decided to confront her karaoke fears again – but for a price.

Oprah Winfrey to Embark on Eight-City 'Empowerment' Tour

Oprah Winfrey is heading for your hometown.

The media mogul, 60, will embark on an eight-city “The Life You Want” tour in September for conferences focusing on empowerment, resilience and authenticity.

But a visit from Oprah won’t come cheap. Tickets start at $99 and go all the way up to $999 for the VIP package that includes a meet-and-greet with Winfrey, herself.

What We're Reading This Weekend: Buzzy New Novels

How could you go wrong this holiday season with the latest offerings from literary bestsellers Jhumpa Lahiri, Elizabeth Gilbert and Wally Lamb?

Let us know what you think of our staffers’ choices – and tell us what you’re reading.

Kiran Hefa, Assistant Editor
Her Pick: The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

Relive Our Live Chat with Author Elizabeth Gilbert!

Bestseller Elizabeth Gilbert can do more than eat, pray, love and write memoirs – she started as a fiction writer, and her new book, The Signature of All Things, is a novel about (of all things) a nineteenth century woman botanist. (Trust us, botanists are way way more passionate than you might imagine.)

In a live chat with PEOPLE.com on Nov. 13 at 2 p.m., Gilbert will take questions on everything from Eat, Pray, Love to her new book to life with the husband who, as she puts it on her website, is “more widely known as ‘That Brazilian Guy From EAT PRAY LOVE’ ”.