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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
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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
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10523947
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
248.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
BV4647.S48
LC item number
N54 2016
Literary form
essays
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Brené Brown -- Introduction: Ship to wreck -- Sea-change. Sea-changed ; Stuffed ; Running laps ; Dethroning the idol ; You put up the chairs ; The word that changed everything ; On disappointing people ; What the lake teaches -- Tunnels. Tunnels ; Vinegar and oil ; A wide and holy space ; Daughter ; Yellow sky ; On stillness ; Stars -- Legacy. 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. Walking on water ; Baptism ; Must be nice ; Your mess is mine ; The narrowing ; Good fruit ; On Jesus -- Living in time. Clearing away ; Learning to play ; Morning and evening ; Simplicity ; Happy medium ; On snow -- Throwing candy. Throwing candy ; Essential self ; Heart and yes ; Ballard locks ; New fuel ; And the soul felt its worth ; Bring in the love
Control code
20805700
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780310342991
Lccn
2016013557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn933722503
  • (OCoLC)933722503
Label
Present over perfect : leaving behind frantic for a simpler, more soulful way of living, Shauna Niequist
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Brené Brown -- Introduction: Ship to wreck -- Sea-change. Sea-changed ; Stuffed ; Running laps ; Dethroning the idol ; You put up the chairs ; The word that changed everything ; On disappointing people ; What the lake teaches -- Tunnels. Tunnels ; Vinegar and oil ; A wide and holy space ; Daughter ; Yellow sky ; On stillness ; Stars -- Legacy. 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. Walking on water ; Baptism ; Must be nice ; Your mess is mine ; The narrowing ; Good fruit ; On Jesus -- Living in time. Clearing away ; Learning to play ; Morning and evening ; Simplicity ; Happy medium ; On snow -- Throwing candy. Throwing candy ; Essential self ; Heart and yes ; Ballard locks ; New fuel ; And the soul felt its worth ; Bring in the love
Control code
20805700
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
236 pages
Isbn
9780310342991
Lccn
2016013557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn933722503
  • (OCoLC)933722503

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