D. Harrison

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (7 of 7)
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 822,884 - Total Helpful Votes: 7 of 7
Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We're in without&hellip by Joanna Macy
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Active Hope is a book for everyone.
Instead of just bemoaning the state of the world, Joanne Macy and Chris Johnstone offer a heart warming way to improve our own lives and those of others. Those of us that tend to get overwhelmed by the sheer size of the problems we face and become frozen into inactivity will find a wealth of comfort and sound practical advice.
The invitation of this book is to stop being overwhelmed and start living in a way that makes a difference even if it's small. The first steps in any journey are the most important.
Writing Without a Parachute: The Art of Freefall by Barbara Turner-Vesselago
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
As someone lucky enough to have attended her Freefall writing retreats, I would strongly advise you to get this brilliant book. Anyone who writes, like me, or aspires to write, as I did before I encountered Freefall, will find this book very useful. Barbara is a wonderful teacher and a superb writer.
The Super Human Effect: My Quest For The Moment Wh&hellip by Dennis Rodriguez
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
I loved this book. It had to be very good for me to take time to read it. I am a writer, I have stories to produce, manuscripts to edit, novels to finish. When I'm not writing, I read good fiction, I already have a shelf and a half of books I have bought and am anxious to read. None of these are "self improvement books."
Dennis's excellent book also had another mountain to climb. My wife suggested that I read it. This made me even more determined not to like it.
But I did like it, I liked and enjoyed it.
I found it interesting, gripping even.
It is well written, easy to read and tells a compelling story.
I have a good feeling that Dennis's book will help me… Read more