Goddesses in Older Women: Archetypes in Women Over Fifty
When Bolen's earlier book Goddesses in Everywoman was first published, it became a surprise bestseller and an unexpected star in the women's spirituality movement. Bolen viewed archetypal patterns from a Jungian-...more
There was an "and lesbians" acknowledgement from time to time or a refusal to name the gender of the romantic "ot...more
All the detail of archetypes was not necessary for the message here.
The core message is good and perhaps her newer books cut out the exhaustive detail. At least I hope.
At the moment, I can't find my place. Where do I fit? What has become of me? So I have decided to return to a study...more
Y no es que no haya disfrutado leyéndolo pero definitivamente no es lo mío. Demasiado self-help para mi gusto.
Sin embargo, no hay ningún libro tan malo que de él no se pueda rescatar algo bueno y lo que me gustó de este fue la manera en la autora tomó los mitos de las diosas (sobre todo las griegas) y los convirtió en metáforas de diferentes situaciones y etapas de la mujer moderna.
En unos veinte años tendré que...more
It also talks about women's role in society and when it comes to wisdom in Older Women, talks about Women Circles and such events that really help women and spreads their knowledge.
this was a lovely journey through goddesses and how they relate to the third phase of womens lives and circles of women.
always keep your women friends has been my advice to my daughter...they are always there for you