Women of the Way: Discovering 2,500 Years of Buddhist Wisdom

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$14.99  $13.94
Publisher
HarperOne
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Pages
320
Dimensions
5.36 X 8.02 X 0.78 inches | 0.53 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780061146596

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About the Author
Sallie Tisdale is the author of several books, including Advice for Future Corpses (and Those Who Love them), Violation, Talk Dirty to Me, Stepping Westward, and Women of the Way. She has received a Pushcart Prize, an NEA Fellowship, the James D. Phelan Literary Award, and was selected for the Shoenfeldt Distinguished Visiting Writer Series. Her work has appeared in Harper's, The New Yorker, The Threepenny Review, The Antioch Review, Conjunctions, and Tricycle. In addition to her award-winning writing career, Tisdale has been a nurse for many years, including a decade in palliative care. She lives in Portland, Oregon. Visit her online at SallieTisdale.com.
Reviews
"An enlivening and indispensable volume."--Jane Hirshfield, author of Women in Praise of the Sacred: 43 Centuries of Spiritual Poetry by Women
"A well-written, deeply moving collection of stories.... Fanciful and eminently readable."--Buddhadharma
"Tisdale's descriptive writing is especially imaginative."--Publishers Weekly
"[A] beautifully crafted volume. The universal wisdom and enlightened thinking preserved in this collection transcend gender."--Booklist
"With her frank and thoughtful writing style, Tisdale takes the reader on a philosophical adventure...."--East West Woman
"A much-needed account of feminine teachers and leaders in Buddhism."--Kansas City Star