The Great Spring: Writing, Zen, and This Zigzag Life

by Natalie Goldberg

Hardcover, 2016




Shambhala (2016), 224 pages

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Natalie Goldberg has always been this wonderful mishmash of an all-too-human person with a saint. And she uses this wonderful combination of self to explore writing and Zen.

Apparently, she has very quietly had an experience with cancer that brought her right to the edge of life, but she’s come back to center, and now she has pulled together some of her essays that all wend a bit around ideas of the return of life, the great spring. It’s a lovely collection, and I was happy to read it.… (more)


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224 p.; 5.7 inches


1611803160 / 9781611803167

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literary studies
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