Elizabeth Gilbert Shares Her 'Really Weird' Advice About Following Your Passion (VIDEO)

September 10, 2014 1:54 PM

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When Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert embarked on her famous journey across Italy, India and Thailand, she had been feeling lost. Her marriage had ended, she was emotionally shattered and she was desperately in search of fulfilment and solace. It may have seemed like the perfect time to stop everything and just "follow her passion," but Gilbert has slightly different advice for anyone who finds themselves in similar shoes, looking for a life well-lived.

During Oprah's "The Life You Want Weekend," a weekly arena tour and empowerment event featuring "life trailblazers" in cities across the country, Gilbert addresses the idea of following your passion, offering a perspective that at first seems counter-intuitive.

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