Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Being Me, Loving You: A Practical Guide to Extraordinary Relationships” as Want to Read:
Being Me, Loving You: A Practical Guide to Extraordinary Relationships
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Being Me, Loving You: A Practical Guide to Extraordinary Relationships

4.16  ·  Rating Details  ·  92 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Many of us think of love as a strong emotion, a feeling we have for another person. Marshall Rosenberg's helps us take a wholly different and life-enriching approach to love. Love is something you "do," something you give freely from the heart. Using the Nonviolent Communication (NVC) process, learn how to express yourself nakedly and honestly to your partner, friends, or ...more
Paperback, 80 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by Puddledancer Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Being Me, Loving You, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Being Me, Loving You

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 293)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Apr 15, 2016 Donna rated it really liked it
I really like Marshall B. Rosenberg. This is his second book I read. This is definitely a book to read after you know what he and his teaching are all about. It's a transcript of a few conversations at one of his teaching lectures, plus some introduction and conclusions. I think his ideas for communicating non-judgementally are really revolutionary. I think so many people could improve their various family relationships if they could learn to talk and listen with these techniques. When I read Ro ...more
Nicholas Pateman

I'm giving this book only 2 starts and that's mainly due to the way it is excellently written, very easy to read without getting stuck in overly complex sentences. Unfortunately that's the only good thing I can say about the book. This is the first book I've read (partly read in this instance) on NVC, and to be honest, the anecdotal conversations are cringe worthy and I know of no situation where they would work. Talking to anyone in that way instantly gets their heckles up, it needs to be far
Aug 14, 2013 Kelly rated it really liked it
Excellent book on applying nonviolent communication to relationships. I found the transcripts of his workshops very helpful; I loved the dialogues.
ساره marked it as to-read
Jun 25, 2016
Shantan is currently reading it
Jun 15, 2016
Zeitel Gray
Zeitel Gray marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2016
Yuda marked it as to-read
Jun 14, 2016
Brittney Jasmin
Brittney Jasmin marked it as to-read
Jun 02, 2016
Taryn Rupinta
Taryn Rupinta marked it as to-read
May 31, 2016
Maria is currently reading it
May 26, 2016
Hilda Statz
Hilda Statz rated it it was amazing
May 24, 2016
Joy Brewer
Joy Brewer marked it as to-read
May 12, 2016
Günes marked it as to-read
May 08, 2016
Miss Elizabeth A Johnston
Miss Elizabeth A Johnston rated it it was amazing
May 06, 2016
Abbie marked it as to-read
May 03, 2016
Ajay Raj
Ajay Raj marked it as to-read
May 02, 2016
Gabriel Behm
Gabriel Behm rated it really liked it
Apr 25, 2016
Ana is currently reading it
Apr 19, 2016
Diana Maria
Diana Maria marked it as to-read
Apr 19, 2016
Crystal Smith
Crystal Smith marked it as to-read
Apr 18, 2016
Andrzej Grzesik
Andrzej Grzesik marked it as to-read
Apr 17, 2016
Train The Movement
Train The Movement marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2016
T marked it as to-read
Apr 13, 2016
Holly McMaster
Holly McMaster marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2016
Olga marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2016
Melissa marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2016
tim march
tim march marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2016
Mytria marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2016
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • What We Say Matters: Practicing Nonviolent Communication
  • Nonviolent Communication Companion Workbook: A Practical Guide for Individual, Group, or Classroom Study
  • Writing for Computer Science
  • He Said, She Said (Exploring the Different Ways Men and Women Communicate)
  • Die Wise: A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul
  • Surrendering to Marriage
  • The Mindful Brain: Reflection and Attunement in the Cultivation of Well-Being
  • Maps to Ecstasy
  • Healing Trauma
  • The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace
  • The Survivor's Guide to Sex: How to Create Your Own Empowered Sexuality After Childhood Sexual Abuse
  • I Need Your Love - Is That True?: How to Stop Seeking Love, Approval, and Appreciation and Start Finding Them Instead
  • Don't Be Nice, Be Real: Balancing Passion for Self with Compassion for Others
  • Practicing Radical Honesty: How to Complete the Past, Live in the Present, and Build a Future with a Little Help from Your Friends
  • Parent Effectiveness Training: The Proven Program for Raising Responsible Children
  • The Economics of Happiness: Building Genuine Wealth
  • Love in Abundance: A Counselor's Advice on Open Relationships
  • Scenarios: The Art of Strategic Conversation
Marshall Rosenberg is an American psychologist and the creator of Nonviolent Communication, a communication process that helps people to exchange the information necessary to resolve conflicts and differences peacefully. He is the founder and Director of Educational Services for the Center for Nonviolent Communication, an international non-profit organization.

In 1961, Rosenberg received his Ph.D.
More about Marshall B. Rosenberg...

Share This Book