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The Resource Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist

Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist

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Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living
Title
Present over perfect
Title remainder
leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living
Statement of responsibility
Shauna Niequist
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of essays that focuses on the most important transformation in Niequist's life: leaving behind busyness and frantic living and rediscovering the person you were made to be
Summary
Present Over Perfect is writer Shauna Niequist’s motto for how to live a rich, engaged, and loving life in the midst of what often feels terribly messy and imperfect. In vulnerable, honest stories and beautifully written short essays Shauna offers an invitation to a new way of living---full of grace, space, and connection
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10523947
Cataloging source
DLC
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Niequist, Shauna
Dewey number
248.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4647.S48
LC item number
N54 2016
Literary form
essays
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True
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  • Niequist, Shauna
  • Simplicity
  • Self-actualization (Psychology) in women
Target audience
adult
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leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of life
Label
Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Foreword / Brené Brown -- Introduction: Ship to wreck -- Sea-change -- Stuffed -- Running laps -- Dethroning the idol -- You put up the chairs -- The word that changed everything -- On disappointing people -- What the lake teaches -- Tunnels -- Vinegar and oil -- A wide and holy space -- Daughter -- Yellow sky -- On stillness -- Stars -- Agency -- Legacy -- It's all right here -- The man in the tuxedo -- The spring of the basketball hoop -- When brave looks boring -- Present over perfect -- Walking on water -- Baptism -- Must be nice -- Your mess is mine -- The narrowing -- Good fruit -- On Jesus -- Clearing away -- Learning to play -- Morning and evening -- Simplicity -- Happy medium -- On snow -- Throwing candy -- Essential self -- Heart and yes -- Ballard locks -- New fuel -- And the soul felt its worth -- Bring in the love
Control code
933722503
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780310342991
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016013557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Foreword / Brené Brown -- Introduction: Ship to wreck -- Sea-change -- Stuffed -- Running laps -- Dethroning the idol -- You put up the chairs -- The word that changed everything -- On disappointing people -- What the lake teaches -- Tunnels -- Vinegar and oil -- A wide and holy space -- Daughter -- Yellow sky -- On stillness -- Stars -- Agency -- Legacy -- It's all right here -- The man in the tuxedo -- The spring of the basketball hoop -- When brave looks boring -- Present over perfect -- Walking on water -- Baptism -- Must be nice -- Your mess is mine -- The narrowing -- Good fruit -- On Jesus -- Clearing away -- Learning to play -- Morning and evening -- Simplicity -- Happy medium -- On snow -- Throwing candy -- Essential self -- Heart and yes -- Ballard locks -- New fuel -- And the soul felt its worth -- Bring in the love
Control code
933722503
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780310342991
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016013557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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