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Apr 24, 2012 Tristy rated it really liked it
I am completely astounded that this novel was written in 1930. It is a deep exploration into a woman's spiritual awakening, which includes her early years (with fascinating detail) of life as an actress/dancer in Depression-era Hollywood. It is written in the style of an ancient spiritual text, reminding me a lot of the style and rhythm of the Mahabharata. I also love that it all takes place in Big Sur and Carmel, California, focusing in on the spiritual communities there. I am disappointed by t ...more