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From the Ground Up: Mystical Places of Memory & the Near Eternal: Essays Toward Home
What if the earth speaks a lost language we can re-learn? In "wise, insightful, inspiring, witty, evocative and wonderfully readable" essays exploring ageless settings on three continents, F. Lynne Bachleda invites readers inside her literal and spiritual adventures to recover a closer connection to the powers of place. Vividly rendering natural history, extraordinary ...more
Paperback, 104 pages
Published July 21st 2013 by One Mind Thinking Media
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This is far more than a travel book. While Bachleda writes of cities and more rugged terrain she's visited, tapping into deep connections to place, she expands far beyond personal experience. History is artfully integrated into her descriptions of spreading her father's ashes in the Forum in Rome, or the ecosystems of St. George Island. While taking you there with vivid and sublime prose, Bachleda elegantly weaves in profound observations of what we can learn from the earth about life, loss and ...more