Poetry Madness
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Interviews | March 17, 2014

Shawn Donley: IMG Peter Stark: The Powells.com Interview



Peter StarkIt's hard to believe that 200 years ago, the Pacific Northwest was one of the most remote and isolated regions in the world. In 1810, four years... Continue »
  1. $19.59 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$15.25
List price: $15.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
2 Remote Warehouse Self Help- General

The World Is a Waiting Lover: Desire and the Quest for the Beloved

by

The World Is a Waiting Lover: Desire and the Quest for the Beloved Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Synopsis:

Through a profound personal encounter, Trebbe Johnson discovered that longing is often linked to something greater, and that following that longing, which she calls the Beloved, can lead to a more compassionate — and passionate — engagement with the world. Steeped in Western and Eastern myth, romantic imagery, and Jungian psychology, Johnson uses her own story to examine the shared human experience and to help readers understand the underlying meaning and purpose behind their own life choices. Though a personal story, the book weaves a modern myth of its own, about the different guises (and occasional disguises) of the Beloved and the obstacles, mirages, enchantments, and treasures encountered on the search for its elusive embrace. With warmth and wisdom, Johnson shows how to overcome those obstacles, embrace the Beloved, and find new meaning at work, in relationships, and in life.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781577314790
Foreword:
Moore, Thomas
Publisher:
New World Library
Foreword by:
Moore, Thomas
Foreword:
Moore, Thomas
Author:
Johnson, Trebbe
Author:
Moore, Thomas
Subject:
General
Subject:
Love
Subject:
Spiritual biography
Subject:
Personal Growth - General
Subject:
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/General
Subject:
SEL031000
Subject:
Spiritual biography -- United States.
Subject:
Love -- Religious aspects.
Subject:
Self-Help : General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20051031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 17 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Earth Magic: Sacred Rituals for... New Compact Disc $29.95
  2. The Mother Tongue Used Trade Paper $6.95
  3. Rumi the Book of Love Used Trade Paper $6.80
  4. Eastern Body, Western Mind:... Used Trade Paper $12.50
  5. True Power of Water: Healing and... Used Trade Paper $2.95
  6. When the Heart Waits Used Trade Paper $3.95

Related Subjects

Health and Self-Help » Self-Help » General

The World Is a Waiting Lover: Desire and the Quest for the Beloved Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$15.25 In Stock
Product details 256 pages New World Library - English 9781577314790 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Through a profound personal encounter, Trebbe Johnson discovered that longing is often linked to something greater, and that following that longing, which she calls the Beloved, can lead to a more compassionate — and passionate — engagement with the world. Steeped in Western and Eastern myth, romantic imagery, and Jungian psychology, Johnson uses her own story to examine the shared human experience and to help readers understand the underlying meaning and purpose behind their own life choices. Though a personal story, the book weaves a modern myth of its own, about the different guises (and occasional disguises) of the Beloved and the obstacles, mirages, enchantments, and treasures encountered on the search for its elusive embrace. With warmth and wisdom, Johnson shows how to overcome those obstacles, embrace the Beloved, and find new meaning at work, in relationships, and in life.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.