Nature's Healing Spirit: Real Life Stories to Nurture the Soul

Nature's Healing Spirit: Real Life Stories to Nurture the Soul

by Sheri McGregor

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Overview

If you find solace in the natural world, you’ll love Sheri McGregor’s new book. Nature’s Healing Spirit: Real Life Stories to Nurture the Soul connects the benefits of nature to the joy of reading.

This collection of true stories, essays, and a few poems by 34 accomplished writers, captures the imagination and engages the spirit. The essays’ settings are diverse: ancient canyons in the Southwest, wooded parks connecting major cities in the East, mountains that stand sentry in the Pacific Northwest, and your own backyard full of bugs. Nature’s Healing Spirit: Real Life Stories to Nurture the Soul provides a window into the personal lives of people like you, experiencing nature and how it heals: physically, mentally, and spiritually.

When a mother grapples with her son’s disorder, the rhythm of the sea holds a key. When a relationship ends in betrayal, the gift of closure arrives on wing. When a healthy man suffers a stroke, he discovers healing in nature’s time. From the mundane routines of modern life to the heart and soul of the human experience, these stories become your own. Savor these rich sensory experiences, and join the writers as they grow stronger, wiser, and happier.

Taking notice of nature in our daily lives can bring the benefits—more empathy, faster healing, and better mood, to name a few. Studies show that reading holds the same value. Explore the seasons of life through the eyes of writers whose voices are as unique as nature itself. Read the book and enjoy Nature’s Healing Spirit every day.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780997352221
Publisher: Sowing Creek Press
Publication date: 03/16/2018
Pages: 194
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.41(d)

Table of Contents

Note from Sheri McGregor: The How and Why Behind the Book

Orca Meditation by Lisa Lebduska

Pictures of Phoebes by Gail Marlene Schwartz

Finding My Place by Gayla Mills

The Dinosaur Footprint by Michael G. Smith

Common Mom by Jennifer D. Munro

A Walk to Divide Meadow by Nicola Waldron

Loving Stones by Kathleen Hayes Phillips

Going Solo by Kathleen Canrinus

#hatchwatch2016 by Patti Jeane Pangborn

The Worst Thing That Happened by Lee del Rosso

March Bird Song by Sharon Mack

Moonwoman by Marilyn Sequoia

The Bottom of the Barrel by Larissa Hikel

The Queensland Vine by Blaise Allen

River Magic by Diane Byington

Bugs I Have Bashed by H.L.M. Lee

Autumn Waking by Dana Colecchia Getz

Seeing Beyond Our Scars by Melissa Hart

Swimming by Sheri McGregor

A Place Called Tséyi’ by Leeanna T. Torres

Finding My Bearings with Men by Eva Schlesinger

Solace from a Sleeping Volcano by Jean O’Neill

My Friend Carl by Camille Armantrout

Murmuration by Sidney Stevens

Thinking Fox by Sharona Muir

The Daily Pond Walk by Nancy Canyon

Mutant Mother by Susan Hoffmann

How We’ll Run Away by Monet Lessner

Butterfly Church by Bridget A. Lyons

The Art of Listening by Melissa Carroll

Moose by Lisa Timpf

Blackberries by Donna M. Crow

Three White Pelicans by Stephen Lottridge

Earthsprings Eternal by Sheila K. Collins

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