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University of Southern Maine

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2013

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Steady Song Of The Heart: Memoir And Meditation, Susan Jean Perschbacher Dec 2013

Steady Song Of The Heart: Memoir And Meditation, Susan Jean Perschbacher

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In these memoirist essays I interweave my life stories with sojourns in nature and my spiritual journey. Not a narrative of horrific abuse and trauma , it is an account similar to those of other women growing up the 1950's, a time of pretense that social problems did not exist, that the United states was a place of upward mobility-except if you were black, poor, female or otherwise removed from a life of privilege.


Born With Their Hearts In Their Mouths, Karin Serpentina Eberhardt Jan 2013

Born With Their Hearts In Their Mouths, Karin Serpentina Eberhardt

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Born with Their Hearts in Their Mouths is a collection of chapter excerpts and an essay. Taken from two non-fiction books in progress, the chapter excerpts are written on seemingly disparate topics: the increasingly rare Spoon-billed Sandpiper, and the enduring Kachin people of northern Myanmar.