Ten Poems to Set You Free inspires you to claim the life that is truly yours In today s world it is deceptively easy to lose sight of our direction and the things that matter and give us joy How quickly the days can slip by, the years all gone, and we, at the end of our lives, mourning the life we dreamed of but never lived These ten poems, and Roger Housden s reflections on them, urge us to stand once and for all, and now, in the heart of our own life.This volume brings together the voices of Thomas Merton, David Whyte, the Basque poet Miguel de Unamuno, Anna Swir from Poland, Stanley Kunitz, the Greek poet C P Cavafy, and Jane Hirshfield, as well as three of Housden s favorites, Rumi, Mary Oliver, and Naomi Shihab Nye His luminous essays on the poems show us how to integrate the poets truth into our own lives.Roger Housden s love of poetry and life leaps from every page so much so that his readers feel they have found a guide and mentor through the extraordinary Ten Poems series He has opened the eyes and hearts of many, not just to the power of poetry, but to the truth and beauty of the life of the soul What can one ask New Download Books Ten Poems to Set You Free author Roger Housden – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Roger Housden is the author of some twenty books of non fiction, including the best selling Ten Poems series His new book, SAVED BY BEAUTY ADVENTURES OF AN AMERICAN ROMANTIC IN IRAN, comes out on May 17 2011 with Broadway Books.
- 144 pages
- Ten Poems to Set You Free
- Roger Housden
- 03 May 2018 Roger Housden