The bestselling author of "Writing Down the Bones" offers her compelling story of love, loss, and betrayal--a memoir that is ultimately a search to discover the truth that lives within all great failures.The bestselling author of "Writing Down the Bones" offers her compelling story of love, loss, and betrayal--a memoir that is ultimately a search to discover the truth that lives within all great failures.Read Less
Brand New. Hardcover. Brand new, not a used item. Please no orders from Tennessee. In this graceful, riveting memoir, the author of Long Quiet Highway reveals two major betrayals in her life. Goldberg candidly portrays the intricacies of her relationship with her father, an old-fashioned man's man who knew no boundaries. Soon after his death, she learns that her spiritual father, renowned Zen teacher Dainin Katagiri Roshi, has also betrayed her. Through the writing of this book, the everyday disappointments of Goldberg's life are transformed-and thanks to her gift for teaching, ours as well.
New. Ships From Canada. Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 192 p. Audience: General/trade. Book Description: What was I doing standing up in front of everyone anyway? ...They had signed up for this lovely New Age weekend down in Florida--what was going on with this Natalie Goldberg? I knew only a handful had read any of my books. How was I going to leap over this mess smoothly and talk about writing practice, where I was on solid ground? I mentioned the horses from the seminar title--ahh, relief on their faces--they had come to the correct lecture hall after all. Then everything dropped away. I had nothing to say. So begins the journey by one of America's favorite writing teachers. Natalie Goldberg has inspired millions to write to develop an intimate relationship with their minds and a greater understanding of the world in which they live. Now, through this honest exploration of her own life, Goldberg puts her teachings to work. In this wry, nimble memoir, Natalie Goldber.
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