The Resource Journal of a Solitude, (ebook)

Journal of a Solitude, (ebook)

Label
Journal of a Solitude
Title
Journal of a Solitude
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Language
eng
Summary
May Sarton's bestselling memoir of a solitary year spent at the house she bought and renovated ̀"Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is richness of self." -May Sarton May Sarton's parrot chatters away as Sarton looks out the window at the rain and contemplates returning to her "real" life-not friends, not even love, but writing. In her bravest and most revealing memoir, Sarton casts her keenly observant eye on both the interior and exterior worlds. She shares insights about everyday life in the quiet New Hampshire village of Nelson, the desire for friends, and need for solitude-both an exhilarating and terrifying state. She likens writing to "cracking open the inner world again," which sometimes plunges her into depression. She confesses her fears, her disappointments, her unresolved angers. Sarton's garden is her great, abiding joy, sustaining her through seasons of psychic and emotional pain. Journal of a Solitudeìs a moving and profound meditation on creativity, oneness with nature, and the courage it takes to be alone. Both uplifting and cathartic, it sweeps us along on Sarton's pilgrimage inward. This ebook features an extended biography of May Sarton
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Sarton, May
Dewey number
818.5203
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Sarton, May
  • Authors, American
  • Solitude
Target audience
adult
Label
Journal of a Solitude, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781497646339
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11558353
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11558353
System control number
MWT11558353
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Journal of a Solitude, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781497646339
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11558353
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11558353
System control number
MWT11558353
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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