Wild Comfort: The Solace Of Nature

March 9, 2010|
Wild Comfort: The Solace Of Nature by Kathleen Dean Moore
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In an effort to make sense of the deaths in quick succession of several loved ones, Kathleen Dean Moore turned to the comfort of the wild, making a series of solitary excursions into ancient forests, wild rivers, remote deserts, and windswept islands to learn what the environment could teach her in her time of pain. This book is the record of her experiences. It’s a stunning collection of carefully observed accounts of her life—tracking otters on the beach, cooking breakfast in the desert, canoeing in a snow squall, wading among migrating salmon in the dark—but it is also a profound meditation on the healing power of nature.
Kathleen Dean Moore lives in Oregon, at the confluence of two rivers, and, during the summer months, she resides in a little cabin at the edge of a southeast Alaskan inlet. As an essayist, activist, and professor, she brings together natural history, philosophical ideas, and creative expression in a search for loving ways to live on th...
Title:Wild Comfort: The Solace Of NatureFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:256 pages, 8.48 X 5.5 X 0.53 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 8.48 X 5.5 X 0.53 inPublished:March 9, 2010Publisher:ShambhalaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1590307712

ISBN - 13:9781590307717

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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