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Gala Darling

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13, 1983
New Zealand
Birth Sign
New Zealand


Known for her eponymous brand of motivational speaking and self-love writing. She originally self-published her debut self-help book Radical Self-Love in May 2015. It was subsequent acquired by Hay House, and re-released for mass publication in February 2016.

Before Fame

She suffered from depression and an eating disorder during her early 20s. She cites these experiences as being the impetus for her massive life change, and pursuing motivational speaking.


Her book, Radical Self-Love, became #1 on the New Releases list, and peaked at #27 in the Motivational/Self-Help genre. She is also the founder of The Blogcademy.

Family Life

She was born and raised in New Zealand.

Associated With

She has listed Hunter S. Thompson as chief amongst her personal list of heroes.