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This messy magnificent life : a field guide, Geneen Roth

Label
This messy magnificent life : a field guide
Title
This messy magnificent life
Title remainder
a field guide
Statement of responsibility
Geneen Roth
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"[E]xplores the personal beliefs, hidden traumas, and social pressures that shape not just women's feelings about their bodies, but also their confidence, choices, and relationships."--From Jacket flap
Cataloging source
YDX
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Roth, Geneen
Dewey number
158.1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Lamott, Anne
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  • Self-realization in women
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self-realization in women
  • Self-acceptance
Label
This messy magnificent life : a field guide, Geneen Roth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Contents
Introduction / by Anne Lamott -- Prologue: Dropping the Me Project -- Part one: Around the table -- Manna -- The last bite -- Lasting weight loss -- Heavenly bodies -- If I were Gloria Steinem -- The Red String Project -- In the end -- Part two: Through the mind -- Zen mind, puppy mind -- Be kind to the ghost children -- Hoodwinked by suffering -- The four-month virus -- Hummingbirds on my fingers -- Crushed starts -- What remains -- Part three: Into the sublime -- A big quiet -- The breaths I have left -- Waiting for the apocalypse -- What isn't wrong -- The blue vest -- Not minding what happens -- Snorkeling in the night sky -- Epilogue: Stop waiting to be ready -- Last words: Touchstones for breaking the trance
Control code
ocn994410584
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 202 pages
Isbn
9781501182464
System control number
(OCoLC)994410584
Label
This messy magnificent life : a field guide, Geneen Roth
Publication
Copyright
Contents
Introduction / by Anne Lamott -- Prologue: Dropping the Me Project -- Part one: Around the table -- Manna -- The last bite -- Lasting weight loss -- Heavenly bodies -- If I were Gloria Steinem -- The Red String Project -- In the end -- Part two: Through the mind -- Zen mind, puppy mind -- Be kind to the ghost children -- Hoodwinked by suffering -- The four-month virus -- Hummingbirds on my fingers -- Crushed starts -- What remains -- Part three: Into the sublime -- A big quiet -- The breaths I have left -- Waiting for the apocalypse -- What isn't wrong -- The blue vest -- Not minding what happens -- Snorkeling in the night sky -- Epilogue: Stop waiting to be ready -- Last words: Touchstones for breaking the trance
Control code
ocn994410584
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 202 pages
Isbn
9781501182464
System control number
(OCoLC)994410584

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