The Opposite Of Loneliness

📒The Opposite Of Loneliness ✍ Marina Keegan

✏Book Title : The Opposite of Loneliness
✏Author : Marina Keegan
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2014-04-08
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9781476753621
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Opposite of Loneliness Book Summary : The instant New York Times bestseller and publishing phenomenon: Marina Keegan’s posthumous collection of award-winning essays and stories “sparkles with talent, humanity, and youth” (O, The Oprah Magazine). Marina Keegan’s star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at The New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in a car crash. Marina left behind a rich, deeply expansive trove of writing that, like her title essay, captures the hope, uncertainty, and possibility of her generation. Her short story “Cold Pastoral” was published on NewYorker.com. Her essay “Even Artichokes Have Doubts” was excerpted in the Financial Times, and her book was the focus of a Nicholas Kristof column in The New York Times. Millions of her contemporaries have responded to her work on social media. As Marina wrote: “We can still do anything. We can change our minds. We can start over…We’re so young. We can’t, we MUST not lose this sense of possibility because in the end, it’s all we have.” The Opposite of Loneliness is an unforgettable collection of Marina’s essays and stories that articulates the universal struggle all of us face as we figure out what we aspire to be and how we can harness our talents to impact the world. “How do you mourn the loss of a fiery talent that was barely a tendril before it was snuffed out? Answer: Read this book. A clear-eyed observer of human nature, Keegan could take a clever idea...and make it something beautiful” (People).

✏Book Title : The Opposite of Loneliness Enhanced Edition
✏Author : Marina Keegan
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2015-04-01
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 1476765928
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Opposite of Loneliness Enhanced Edition Book Summary : An affecting and hope-filled posthumous collection of essays and stories from the talented young Yale graduate whose title essay captured the world’s attention in 2012 and turned her into an icon for her generation. Marina Keegan’s star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at The New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in a car crash. As her family, friends, and classmates, deep in grief, joined to create a memorial service for Marina, her deeply affecting last essay for The Yale Daily News, “The Opposite of Loneliness,” went viral, receiving more than 1.4 million hits. Even though she was just twenty-two years old when she died, Marina left behind a rich, deeply expansive trove of prose that, like her title essay, capture the hope, uncertainty, and possibility of her generation. Her short story, “Cold Pastoral,” was published in NewYorker.com just months after her death. The Opposite of Loneliness is an assemblage of Marina’s essays and stories, which, like The Last Lecture, articulate the universal struggle that all of us face as we figure out what we aspire to be, and how we harness our talents to impact the world.

📒A Philosophy Of Loneliness ✍ Lars Svendsen

✏Book Title : A Philosophy of Loneliness
✏Author : Lars Svendsen
✏Publisher : Reaktion Books
✏Release Date : 2017-03-15
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 9781780237930
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Philosophy of Loneliness Book Summary : For many of us it is the ultimate fear: to die alone. Loneliness is a difficult subject to address because it has such negative connotations in our intensely social world. But the truth is that wherever there are people, there is loneliness. You can be lonely sitting in the quiet of your home, in the still of an afternoon park, or even when surrounded by throngs of people on a busy street. One need only turn on the radio to hear a crooner telling us just how lonesome we can be. In this groundbreaking book, philosopher Lars Svendsen confronts loneliness head on, investigating both the negative and positive sides of this most human of emotions. Drawing on the latest research in philosophy, psychology, and the social sciences, A Philosophy of Loneliness explores the different kinds of loneliness and examines the psychological and social characteristics that dispose people to them. Svendsen looks at the importance of friendship and love, and he examines how loneliness can impact our quality of life and affect our physical and mental health. In a provocative move, he also argues that the main problem in our modern society is not that we have too much loneliness but rather too little solitude, and he looks to those moments when our loneliness can actually tell us profound things about ourselves and our place in the world. The result is a fascinating book about a complex and deeply meaningful part of our very being.

✏Book Title : Feeling Lonesome The Philosophy and Psychology of Loneliness
✏Author : Ben Lazare Mijuskovic
✏Publisher : ABC-CLIO
✏Release Date : 2015-06-23
✏Pages : 203
✏ISBN : 9781440840296
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Feeling Lonesome The Philosophy and Psychology of Loneliness Book Summary : This book presents an intricate, interdisciplinary evaluation of loneliness that examines the relation of consciousness to loneliness. It views loneliness from the inside as a universal human condition rather than attempting to explain it away as an aberration, a mental disorder, or a temporary state to be addressed by superficial therapy and psychiatric medication. • Provides key insight into the dynamics of loneliness, enabling readers to be able to recognize its sources and counter its insidious and invidious force—not only in one's self, but in others as well • Presents cross-disciplinary perspectives that addresses and critiques both philosophical and psychological views on loneliness • Reviews the works and words of philosophers from Descartes to Kant and Wittgenstein, and of psychologists from Freud to Erikson, Fromm, and Mahler • Authored by a former mental health therapist who has taught philosophy for more than 30 years

✏Book Title : Miller 3 in 1 Blue Like Jazz Through Painted Deserts Searching for God
✏Author : Donald Miller
✏Publisher : Thomas Nelson
✏Release Date : 2007-09-30
✏Pages : 768
✏ISBN : 9781418551179
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Miller 3 in 1 Blue Like Jazz Through Painted Deserts Searching for God Book Summary : Blue Like Jazz, Through Painted Deserts, and Searching for God is authored by Donald Miller and bundled into a 3-in-1 collection.

✏Book Title : Blue Like Jazz Movie Edition
✏Author : Donald Miller
✏Publisher : Thomas Nelson
✏Release Date : 2012-04-09
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781400204595
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Blue Like Jazz Movie Edition Book Summary : This contemporary classic gets a limited edition makeover with movie art and a new preface from Donald Miller. In print for nearly a decade, Blue Like Jazz has earned a coveted spot on readers’ shelves and in their hearts. Many have said that Donald Miller expressed exactly what they were feeling but couldn’t find the words to say themselves. In this landmark book that changed what people expected from Christian writers, that changed what people needed for their spiritual journeys, Donald Miller takes readers through a real life striving to understand relationship with God. Heartwarming and hilarious, poignant and unexpected, Blue Like Jazz has become a contemporary classic. For anyone wondering if the Christian faith is still relevant in a postmodern culture, thirsting for a genuine encounter with a God who is real, or yearning for a renewed sense of passion in life . . . Blue Like Jazz is a fresh and original perspective on life, love, and redemption.

✏Book Title : Letting Loose the Hounds
✏Author : Brady Udall
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 1998-01-01
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 9780671017026
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Letting Loose the Hounds Book Summary : Eleven stories set in the small towns of Utah and Arizona consider the idea of letting loose in all its forms and include "Buckeye the Elder," "The Opposite of Loneliness," "Purple Hearts," "Vernon," and "Junk Court"

✏Book Title : Cooking through Cancer Treatment to Recovery
✏Author : Susan Gins, MA, MS, CN
✏Publisher : Demos Medical Publishing
✏Release Date : 2015-02-18
✏Pages : 200
✏ISBN : 9781617052385
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cooking through Cancer Treatment to Recovery Book Summary : For cancer patients undergoing treatment, foods that prevent and reduce side effects, promote healing, and increase your quality of life. Written by a naturopathic physician and a certified nutritionist specializing in complementary cancer care, Cooking through Cancer Treatment to Recovery provides patients and their friends and family with over 100 quick and delicious recipes that provide nutrients essential at each stage of treatment while avoiding proinflammatory foods such as processed sugars, dairy, and gluten that may increase side effects. The recipes in this user-friendly cookbook: Will not interfere or reduce the effectiveness of conventional treatment Address the most common side effects of conventional treatment including diarrhea, fatigue, insomnia, nausea, joint pain, chemo brain, loss of appetite, anemia, muscle aches, gas and bloating, and constipation Use widely available ingredients and are quick and easy to prepare with minimal prep and cooking time Are packed with flavor and aesthetic appeal, such as savory oatmeal, mushroom buckwheat soup, chicken with apricot and chickpeas, carob fudge, and mango lassi Provide essential vitamins, minerals, and phytonutrients Include nutrition facts and calorie count Complement each other for a therapeutic balance of protein, good fats, carbohydrates, and fiber Feed the whole family, promoting health for loved ones as well

✏Book Title : Great Quotes
✏Author :
✏Publisher : Danny Rosenbaum of Biogs.com
✏Release Date :
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✏ISBN : 9780955954009
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Great Quotes Book Summary :

📒Lies Many Girls Told Me ✍ Samuel Elira

✏Book Title : Lies Many Girls Told Me
✏Author : Samuel Elira
✏Publisher : AuthorHouse
✏Release Date : 2011-03
✏Pages : 116
✏ISBN : 9781449012199
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Lies Many Girls Told Me Book Summary : this book is a conbination of various poems based of situations and things that i went through. the thing that makes this poetry book significant and unique is the fact that every poem is real and true, i say this because the things i write are based on many relationships and friendships. every body tend to lie whether it is to hurt or to spare somones feelings. these collection of poems is surrounded and associated with the many lies girls told me.