Douglas Abrams is an author, editor and literary agent that has experience in working at HarperCollins, a highly regarded literary firm. He is also the founder of Idea Architects, a literacy agency that seeks to help authors create inspirational works. His clients have included activists, visionary leaders and scientists that wish to spread their respective messages to the world.
Douglas Abrams is known for his close ties to Archbishop Desmond Tutu, considering him to be both a mentor and friend. In 2015, Douglas Abrams co-wrote a book with Archbishop Desmond Tutu and His Holiness the Dalai Lama during a five-day gathering at Dharamsala, India. The book contains the teachings of the two Nobel Peace Prize laureates and the events at Dharamsala. Their dialogue on joy and attainment of happiness is incredibly inspirational, teaching others the importance of living with purpose and love. In Singapore, the book has won the praises of those that have read it due to its insightfulness that encompasses the wisdom of the two spiritual giants.