Necessary Losses: The Loves Illusions Dependencies and Impossible Ex
Simon and Schuster, 2010 M05 11 - 448 páginas
From grief and mourning to aging and relationships, poet and Redbook contributor Judith Viorst presents a thoughtful and researched study in this examination of love, loss, and letting go.
Drawing on psychoanalysis, literature, and personal experience, Necessary Losses is a philosophy for understanding and accepting life’s inevitabilities.
In Necessary Losses, Judith Viorst turns her considerable talents to a serious and far-reaching subject: how we grow and change through the losses that are a certain and necessary part of life. She argues persuasively that through the loss of our mothers’ protection, the loss of the impossible expectations we bring to relationships, the loss of our younger selves, and the loss of our loved ones through separation and death, we gain deeper perspective, true maturity, and fuller wisdom about life. She has written a book that is both life affirming and life changing.
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The lessons and insights obtained from this book do not diminish with time. Keeping it forever for reference. Leer comentario completo
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This is a remarkable book that sheds light on how we grow and change through the losses that are an inevitable and necessary part of life. Losses such as our mothers' protection, impossible ... Leer comentario completo
The Private I
Lessons in Love
PART THE FORBIDDEN AND THE IMPOSSIBLE
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Convenience Friends and Historical Friends and Crossroads and CrossGenerational Friends and Friends Who Come When You Call at Two in the Mo...
Love and Hate in the Married State
Saving the Children
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I Grow Old I Grow Old
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