Traveling at the Speed of Love

Traveling at the Speed of Love Author : Sonia Choquette
Release : 2011-01-17
Publisher : Hay House Incorporated
ISBN : 1401924034
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"As we travel through life, we are all in search of a destination. However, bad experiences and negative emotions can cause us to travel on the wrong frequency, meaning our destination becomes further away. Most of us travel at the frequency of fear, living with a victim consciousness. Travelling at the speed of love allows you to take pleasure from your life journey and part from the issues that can stop us from fulfilling our potential. In this fascinating book, Sonia Choquette provides a practical, down-to-earth guide that will reveal how you can reprogram your brain and change your life for the better "-- Back cover.

Travelling at the Speed of Love

Travelling at the Speed of Love Author : Sonia Choquette
Release : 2010
Publisher : Hay House
ISBN : 9781848500839
File Size : 30.18 MB
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As we travel through life, we are all in search of a destination. However, bad experiences and negative emotions can cause us to travel on the wrong frequency, meaning our destination becomes further away. Most of us travel at the frequency of fear, living with a victim consciousness. Travelling at the speed of love allows you to take pleasure from your life journey and part from the issues that can stop us from fulfilling our potential. In this fascinating book, Sonia Choquette provides a practical, down-to-earth guide that will reveal how you can reprogram your brain and change your life for the better. Learn how to: Diagnose the problems that prevent you from flying freely, allowing you to move from fear to loveInvite grace into your life to attract and maintain a more positive outlook and a happier life Use powerful meditation and analysis techniques to unlock a calmer, more centred youAvoid excess emotional baggage, victim mindsets and negative energyIn this fascinating insight into her life and philosophy, Sonia delivers a guide to living freely that has a relevance for all who seek peace, contentment and happiness.

Winterson Narrating Time and Space

Winterson Narrating Time and Space Author : Margaret J.-M. Sönmez
Release : 2009
Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Pub
ISBN :
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In this book, scholars, students and aficionados of Jeanette Winterson will find ten analyses of time, space and narrative in her works. From her very first novel, Jeanette Winterson has made her characters move in time and in space, and she has always shown a sophisticated interest in narrative forms, and this is the first book to focus entirely on these central concerns. The writers of the essays provide different perspectives on the three subjects, from postmodernism to quantum physics, queer theory to genre studies and the uncanny to stylistics. In its section on time and narrative, the volume offers a fresh approach to Winterson's works, with a concentration on autobiographical elements, love, desire, the language of quantum physics, and the queer uncanny. The next section, space and narrative, pursues the motifs of journeys, utopic spaces, cyberspace and labyrinths, and includes a chapter on the shorter fiction. The last section, which comprises essays that cover all three elements of time, space and narrative equally, examines these themes as they affect Winterson's representation of voices and corporeality, and her use of romance narrative in the children's fiction. The volume covers Winterson's major fiction, with the Introduction connecting the images of huts, rivers and fire-gazing that are found extensively in her works to the themes of time and space, and bringing the discussion up to Winterson's latest novel, The Stone Gods. A mixture of established and new scholars presents in this book an exciting array of the latest ideas on this respected and popular writer.

West's Southern Reporter

West's Southern Reporter Author :
Release : 2001
Publisher :
ISBN :
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For the Love of My Name

For the Love of My Name Author : Lakshmi Persaud
Release : 2000
Publisher : Peepal Tree PressLtd
ISBN :
File Size : 88.45 MB
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Torn between confession and self-justification, President for Life, Robert Augustus Devonish writes his memoirs as his country falls apart around him; Kamilia prepares for a workers' last stand against his regime; Vasu sets off to investigate the rumours of untold horrors in a commune deep in the interior; and Marguerite Devonish has to decide between loyalty to family or country in bringing to an end her brother's crimes. Through these and many other unforgettable characters Lakshmi Persaud tells of the last days of the Caribbean island of Maya before it sinks beneath the sea. This challenging novel profoundly dramatises the consequences of ethnic prejudice in a culture of masks which gives licence to individuals to abandon moral responsibility for their actions. Its echoes resonate across the killing fields of Bosnia, Kosova, East Timor - or wherever state power gives free rein to the most primal impulses of kith and kin. Told through multiple voices, whose tones range through the lyrical, the direct and unvarnished, the conversational and the polished, For the Love of My Name weaves a striking tapestry of hatreds and loves, duty and the degradation of consciousness, despairs and hopes. Above all the bright threads of human resilience glint in the weave.

Encyclopedia of Earth System Science

Encyclopedia of Earth System Science Author : William Aaron Nierenberg
Release : 1992
Publisher :
ISBN : 9780122267253
File Size : 45.37 MB
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"The concept of earth system science embraces the integration of the myriad skeins of science and engineering that address the complexity of the natural system that is the earth and its surroundings."--Page vii.

Travelling with a Sunbeam

Travelling with a Sunbeam Author : Kusuma Aṃsala
Release : 1983
Publisher : Stosius Incorporated/Advent Books Division
ISBN :
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Toma Tells it Straight-with Love

Toma Tells it Straight-with Love Author : David Toma
Release : 1981
Publisher :
ISBN :
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David Toma, former Newark police detective, tells of his own fight against drug addiction and offers advice to children and adults on how to combat this growing problem

Love Serenade

Love Serenade Author : Shirley Barrett
Release : 1997
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ISBN :
File Size : 79.41 MB
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The screenplay of a black comedy about hopeless romantic love - in particular the capacity of young women to fall for catgorically the wrong man. The author made her directorial debut on the film of the same name won the Camera d'Or prize at the 1996 Cannes Film festival.

For Love & Money

For Love & Money Author : Jonathan Raban
Release : 1987
Publisher : Collins Harvill Press
ISBN :
File Size : 78.97 MB
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Penumbra

Penumbra Author :
Release : 1969
Publisher :
ISBN :
File Size : 29.84 MB
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Do what You Love for the Rest of Your Life

Do what You Love for the Rest of Your Life Author : Bob Griffiths
Release : 2001
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Offers practical advice for changing careers at any stage in life, discussing how to develop a long-term financial freedom plan, tap into one's hidden potential, and deal with the emotional upheaval of life transformation.

Love at the Speed of Email

Love at the Speed of Email Author : Lisa McKay
Release : 2012-06-01
Publisher :
ISBN : 9780985480905
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Lisa looks as if she has it made. She has turned her nomadic childhood and forensic psychology training into a successful career as a stress management trainer for humanitarian aid workers. She lives in Los Angeles, travels the world, and her first novel has just been published to some acclaim. But as she turns 31, Lisa realizes that she is still single, constantly on airplanes, and increasingly wondering where home is and what it really means to commit to a person, place, or career. When an intriguing stranger living on the other side of the world emails her out of the blue, she must decide whether she will risk trying to answer those questions. Her decision will change her life.

A Love Present & Other Stories

A Love Present & Other Stories Author : John Montague
Release : 1999-04
Publisher : Interlink Publishing Group Incorporated
ISBN : 9780863276729
File Size : 81.44 MB
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The Yeats Brothers and Modernism's Love of Motion

The Yeats Brothers and Modernism's Love of Motion Author : Calvin Bedient
Release : 2009
Publisher :
ISBN :
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In The Yeats Brothers, Calvin Bedient delivers a brilliant exploration of modernism through the mutual illumination provided by Ireland's greatest poet and greatest painter. By examining the poems of the one and the paintings of the other, he recovers an often overlooked quality both artists embraced in their work--that core feature of modernism, a thoroughgoing preoccupation with motion and fluidity, that terrifying encounter with the universe conceptualized as force. Bedient's is the first book to treat W. B. Yeats and Jack Yeats as twin geniuses in the detection and representation of chaos. William Butler Yeats's love and fear of motion pervade every aspect of his poetry, helping to determine his themes, riddle his images, and shape the cadences of his verse. Jack Yeats's focus on change and motion caused him to engage with the cross-currents of his time, not--as sometimes thought--to remain locked in the past. Through daring and nuanced readings of the poems and analyses of the paintings, Bedient reveals the two artists to have been complicit with modernism--against homogeneity, alert to divisions, polyphony, and restlessness in things and in ourselves. Adept in close discussion of poetic and painterly style, and magisterial in his grasp of theorists from Adorno through Zizek, Bedient provides us with genuinely new interpretations of the Yeats brothers' work, and with a more sophisticated understanding of modernism. "There are dozens of books on W. B. Yeats, and some on his brother Jack, but no one has put the two together before. Calvin Bedient does so very adroitly, without conflating their respective achievements. Bedient argues brilliantly that these two very different artists reveal a meaningful shortcoming in our customary understanding of modernism; by showing that both were fascinated by movement, or mobility--the diverse processes of change--Bedient pulls the poet toward the painter to show these two artists in sympathy with the thought of their time. An important revisionary argument about the meaning of modernism, Bedient's work also exhibits a lively, candid critic explaining the work of the Yeats brothers in readings that constantly repay attention. No one could have a better companion while reading W. B. Yeats' poems, or viewing Jack Yeats' paintings." --Robert von Hallberg, University of Chicago "Welcome to the 'terrible novelty of light.' Fearless, virtuosic, turbulence-charged, The Yeats Brothers and Modernism's Love of Motion is a ravishing triumph. Plunging with nonetheless meticulous yet rippling (and yes, muscled) analytic brilliance and sensuousness through the poems and paintings of W.B. and Jack Yeats, Bedient gives us one of the most profound, emulatively thrilling, stylish, and wide-awake celebrations of poetry, of painting, and of Modernism itself, one could hope to read. No one has better caught--or rather transmitted--so much of the towering and torrential genius of the Yeats brothers, seen here in a rushing storm of cultural, political, aesthetic, and daemonic forces. The unstaunched motive, and emotive, force of Bedient's book takes us directly into the tragic yet joyful--indeed exultant--leap of poem after poem, canvas after canvas, all of them luminous, endlessly reconstitutive and volatile elements of what remains, in these gorgeous pages, the 'bursting dawn' of their Movement, still redolent as it is with the 'storm-scattered intricacy' of night." --Peter Sacks, Harvard University "This is a captivating and theoretically sophisticated study of what Calvin Bedient identifies as mobility in the Modernist poems and paintings of the two Yeats brothers. Jack Yeats, the painter, has been curiously neglected by the art world outside Ireland; Bedient here reclaims his work as the worthy visual counterpart to the lyric poems of Jack's famous brother William Butler Yeats, a poet who relentlessly interrogated the regimes of representation as they were given to him at the turn of the twentieth century. Both poet and painter devised art constructs that come to terms with the restlessness, the uncertainty, and the stark divisions of Modernism. Like Bedient's earlier critical studies, The Yeats Brothers is startlingly original." --Marjorie Perloff, author of Wittgenstein's Ladder and Twenty-First Century Modernism

Ideas

Ideas Author : Bernie Lucht
Release : 2005
Publisher : Goose Lane Editions
ISBN :
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For four decades, Ideas has presented more than 400,000 CBC Radio listeners in Canada and the United States with the most challenging contemporary thought of the day. Now, to mark the program's 40th anniversary, executive producer Bernie Lucht has selected the most striking interviews and lectures for Ideas: Brilliant Thinker Speak Their Minds. Featuring some the best thinkers from North America and around the world that have appeared on the program since its beginnings in 1965, Ideas: Brilliant Thinkers Speak Their Minds touches upon societal values, how we govern ourselves, and navigating in the international community. In this remarkable book, Bernie Lucht, winner of the John Drainie Award for broadcast journalism, introduces readers to the origins of the ground-breaking program and to "the best ideas you'll hear tonight." Since the beginning, geopolitics has been one of the significant concerns of the program, and issues such as democracy, dictatorships, the nature of the nation-state, the public good, ideology, religion, peace and violence keep returning to the fore. Although many of the topics have been around for decades, the questions remain startlingly topical today, even in a radically changed world. Exploring geopolitics writ large, Ideas features interviews, lectures and radio documentaries with such influential contemporary thinkers as Tariq Ali, Michael Bliss, Noam Chomsky, Ursula Franklin, Northrop Frye, Bernard Lewis, Margaret MacMillan, James Orbinski, and many, many others. While each thinker speaks from his or her specific experience in time, the themes and concerns resonate as much today as they did last week or forty years ago.