skip to content
This messy magnificent life : a field guide Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

This messy magnificent life : a field guide

Author: Geneen Roth; Anne Lamott
Publisher: New York : Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First Scribner hardcover editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"[E]xplores the personal beliefs, hidden traumas, and social pressures that shape not just women's feelings about their bodies, but also their confidence, choices, and relationships."--Jacket flap.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Roth, Geneen.
This messy magnificent life.
New York : Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2018
(OCoLC)994410584
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Geneen Roth; Anne Lamott
ISBN: 9781501182488 150118248X
OCLC Number: 1027964317
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 202 pages)
Contents: Introduction / by Anne Lamott --
Prologue: Dropping the Me Project --
Part one: Around the table --
Manna --
The last bite --
Lasting weight loss --
Heavenly bodies --
If I were Gloria Steinem --
The Red String Project --
In the end --
Part two: Through the mind --
Zen mind, puppy mind --
Be kind to the ghost children --
Hoodwinked by suffering --
The four-month virus --
Hummingbirds on my fingers --
Crushed starts --
What remains --
Part three: Into the sublime --
A big quiet --
The breaths I have left --
Waiting for the apocalypse --
What isn't wrong --
The blue vest --
Not minding what happens --
Snorkeling in the night sky --
Epilogue: Stop waiting to be ready --
Last words: Touchstones for breaking the trance.
Responsibility: Geneen Roth.

Abstract:

"[E]xplores the personal beliefs, hidden traumas, and social pressures that shape not just women's feelings about their bodies, but also their confidence, choices, and relationships."--Jacket flap.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"These chapters of simple advice are easily digestible, and reading one per day is a good way to start this practice. Empowering words for women-especially those struggling with body issues-to regain Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1027964317> # This messy magnificent life : a field guide
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1027964317" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0439-1/{3609F907-64AB-45C9-94ED-ED4A988FC79B}Img100.jpg'" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_help_motivational_&_inspirational> ; # SELF-HELP--Motivational & Inspirational
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_help_eating_disorders_&_body_image> ; # SELF-HELP--Eating Disorders & Body Image
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_realization_in_women> ; # Self-realization in women
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/158.1/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_acceptance> ; # Self-acceptance
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_help_spiritual> ; # SELF-HELP--Spiritual
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BF637> ;
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Person/roth_geneen> ; # Geneen Roth
    schema:bookEdition "First Scribner hardcover edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Person/lamott_anne> ; # Anne Lamott
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description "Introduction / by Anne Lamott -- Prologue: Dropping the Me Project -- Part one: Around the table -- Manna -- The last bite -- Lasting weight loss -- Heavenly bodies -- If I were Gloria Steinem -- The Red String Project -- In the end -- Part two: Through the mind -- Zen mind, puppy mind -- Be kind to the ghost children -- Hoodwinked by suffering -- The four-month virus -- Hummingbirds on my fingers -- Crushed starts -- What remains -- Part three: Into the sublime -- A big quiet -- The breaths I have left -- Waiting for the apocalypse -- What isn't wrong -- The blue vest -- Not minding what happens -- Snorkeling in the night sky -- Epilogue: Stop waiting to be ready -- Last words: Touchstones for breaking the trance."@en ;
    schema:description ""[E]xplores the personal beliefs, hidden traumas, and social pressures that shape not just women's feelings about their bodies, but also their confidence, choices, and relationships."--Jacket flap."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4427715855> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/994410584> ;
    schema:name "This messy magnificent life : a field guide"@en ;
    schema:productID "1027964317" ;
    schema:url <https://hclib.overdrive.com/media/3609F907-64AB-45C9-94ED-ED4A988FC79B> ;
    schema:url <http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=243&titleID=3441634> ;
    schema:url <https://ebook.yourcloudlibrary.com/library/hclib-document_id-psn1gz9> ;
    schema:url <http://rbdigital.rbdigital.com> ;
    schema:url <http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=12&titleID=3441634> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1979420> ;
    schema:url <http://images.yourcloudlibrary.com/delivery/img?type=DOCUMENTIMAGE&documentID=psn1gz9&token=nobody> ;
    schema:url "https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0439-1/{3609F907-64AB-45C9-94ED-ED4A988FC79B}Img100.jpg" ;
    schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=3609F907-64AB-45C9-94ED-ED4A988FC79B> ;
    schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=3609f907-64ab-45c9-94ed-ed4a988fc79b&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
    schema:url <http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=83&titleID=3441634> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781501182488> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1027964317> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Person/lamott_anne> # Anne Lamott
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lamott" ;
    schema:givenName "Anne" ;
    schema:name "Anne Lamott" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Person/roth_geneen> # Geneen Roth
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Roth" ;
    schema:givenName "Geneen" ;
    schema:name "Geneen Roth" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_help_eating_disorders_&_body_image> # SELF-HELP--Eating Disorders & Body Image
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SELF-HELP--Eating Disorders & Body Image"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_help_motivational_&_inspirational> # SELF-HELP--Motivational & Inspirational
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SELF-HELP--Motivational & Inspirational"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_help_spiritual> # SELF-HELP--Spiritual
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SELF-HELP--Spiritual"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4427715855#Topic/self_realization_in_women> # Self-realization in women
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Self-realization in women"@en ;
    .

<http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=12&titleID=3441634>
    rdfs:comment "Borrow this eBook from OverDrive" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781501182488>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "150118248X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781501182488" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/994410584>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "This messy magnificent life." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1027964317> ; # This messy magnificent life : a field guide
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.