In Dire Straits: Keeping Spirit Alive When the Wheels Come Off

Savant Books and Publications
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In Dire Straits is a healing memoir about the challenges of coping with and recovering from an incapacitating rheumatoid disease. Told from the perspective of a solo world traveler, it reads like a travel book, full of edifying adventures and quirky discoveries. Each encounter prompts reflection on self-empowerment through greater mindfulness, curiosity and imagination.
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About the author

Jim Currie is an editor, Seattle writer and ecologist whose credits include works of fiction, non-fiction, and over twenty publications on natural resource management and biology. He holds an honor's degree from Harvard and a masters from Berkeley. His writing and teaching reflect an interdisciplinary perspective and wide-ranging curiosity in the arts, science, humanities and philosophy.

His published titles include "The Mindful Traveler: A Guide to Journaling and Transformative Travel." His work in the environmental field includes innovative ways to protect water quality and habitat. His teaching and lecturing draws upon integral psychology and Eastern philosophy.

Jim writes extensively on ecology, conservation and sustainable economy.

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Publisher
Savant Books and Publications
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Published on
Mar 5, 2011
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Pages
244
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ISBN
9780984555291
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Language
English
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Genres
Body, Mind & Spirit / General
Medical / Healing
Medical / Rheumatology
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This content is DRM protected.
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