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The Woman's Book of Courage: Meditations for Empowerment & Peace of Mind

4.19  ·  Rating Details ·  80 Ratings  ·  12 Reviews
Now available with an updated look and a larger format for easier reading, "The Woman's Book of Courage" is a little book with a big message--we can take charge of our lives, stop trying to please all of the (other) people all of the time, and live happily with ourselves and others right now (not at all the same as happily ever after as soon as...). Psychotherapist Sue Pat ...more
ebook, 304 pages
Published May 1st 2003 by Conari Press (first published 1991)
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Julia Grey
Oct 05, 2015 Julia Grey rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Wonderful book to have on the bedside table. Sometimes I read it when I don't feel I need to read it and often find a poem or verse that strikes me. (And it's not soupy.)
Shirley
Aug 29, 2015 Shirley rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I read The Woman's Book of Courage from cover to cover and loved it. Since most of the entries are just a little over a page in length, I plan to reread it one story and affirmation at a time. I think this will provide a motivating start to each day.

Two of my favorites were "Nestling in the Arms of Nature"(p. 244) and "Detaching Compassionately through Play". (Page 242)

"Most of us have others in our lives . . . whom we allow to emotionally sabotage us. After encountering them, we either seethe
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Roberta
Nov 22, 2009 Roberta rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Outside has minor scuff marks, pages clean and crisp.
Kari Mills
Feb 01, 2013 Kari Mills rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It was very empowering to read.
Cindy
Feb 13, 2015 Cindy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Fantastic! Love her books/.
Rhonda
May 22, 2014 Rhonda rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great little book
Charmin
Jul 23, 2016 Charmin rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: spiritual
Highlights:
Feminism called upon me to have the courage to grow up, to discover and exercise my womanly strength to be unafraid of pain—and the pain is immeasurable---knowing that fully experienced, it makes joy fully possible.
Karen
Mar 02, 2011 Karen rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2011
Some good thoughts that are not necessarily new. Too much visualization and inner-child babble for me to take too seriously. I'm sure it's helpful to many, however, and it certainly has it's place.
Val
Jun 21, 2013 Val rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: self-help
this is a companion book with daily words of inspiation, and a topic to ponder on I will pick this book up and fead it over and over.
Jama
Mar 07, 2011 Jama rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I check this out from the library from time to time. Gentle reminders on life & love.
Anne
Aug 26, 2011 Anne rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: gave-up
Got halfway through and just couldn't find it of any use.
Laura (ME)
Mar 20, 2015 Laura (ME) rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: nonfiction
good meditations
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