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Return to the Sea: Reflections on Anne Morrow Lindbergh's Gift from the Sea

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In 1955, Anne Morrow Lindbergh published her timeless book of reflections, Gift from the Sea. This perennial favorite used the metaphor of seashells to explore the inner spiritual path, gently guiding readers to practice simplifying, quieting, shedding, and centering in a too-frantic world. Two generations later, in a far more fast-paced world, Anne M. Johnson asks women t ...more
Paperback, 144 pages
Published February 17th 2005 by New World Library (first published 1998)
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Bonny
Feb 15, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Reading this book is like having a wonderful, personal conversation with the author. It is also a wonderful companion to Anne Morrow Lindbergh's Gift From The Sea. I'm always amazed when I read and re-read Gift From the Sea that Mrs. Lindbergh and I (a mid-50s housewife) could have so many feelings and thoughts in common. Anne Johnson shows us that we are all connected in our thoughts and feelings. Through wonderful, common, everyday experiences Anne Johnson shows us that we can Return to the Se ...more
Helen
Mar 14, 2019 rated it liked it
A good read in its own right but more powerful for the way in which it points you back to the beauty and hope of the original.
Angela Counter
Mar 26, 2017 rated it liked it
I think you'd get more out of this if you already love "Gift from the Sea", but it was still a nice little reflective book.
Kim
Aug 15, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I found this book on a spiritual retreat at the Ocean. Without having first read Gifts from the sea I was still inspired and enjoyed the book greatly. A beautiful book for women looking to rediscover their own gifts and serenity.
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I pulled out my copy of "Gift from the Sea" and started reading it again.
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