Fierce Consciousness: Surviving the Sorrows of Earth and Self - Trebbe Johnson

About the Book

When grief and anxiety beat us down, the struggle to cope can feel like it’s crushing us even more. To meet big challenges we need to develop Fierce Consciousness. In her new book Trebbe Johnson offers 34 surprising, bold, and simple practices for not only surviving tough challenges to our personal lives and our ailing planet, but also engaging with them in ways that give new meaning and beauty to daily experience.

About the Author

Trebbe Johnson is the author of Radical Joy for Hard Times: Finding Meaning and Making Beauty in Earth’s Broken Places, and other books, as well as many articles and essays that explore the human bond with nature. She is also the founder and director of the global community Radical Joy for Hard Times, devoted to finding and making beauty in wounded places. Trebbe speaks four languages; had camped alone in the Arctic wilderness; studied classical Indian dance; and worked as an artist’s model, a street sweeper in an English village, and an award-winning multimedia producer. She has led contemplative journeys in a clear-cut forest, Ground Zero in New York, the Sahara Desert, and other places. She lives in Ithaca, New York.

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Radical Joy for Hard Times: Finding Meaning and Making Beauty in Earth's Broken Places By Trebbe Johnson, Susan Griffin (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Trebbe Johnson, Susan Griffin (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781623172633
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Published: North Atlantic Books - September 25th, 2018