Journeys of Simplicity: Traveling Light with Thomas Merton, Bashō, Edward Abbey, Annie Dillard and Others
Where do our journeys take us?
You are invited to consider a more graceful way of traveling through life. With arresting clarity, Journeys of Simplicity offers vignettes of forty travelers and the few, ordinary things they carried with them--from place to place, from day to day, from birth to death.
Edward Abbey * Nellie Bly * Raymond Carver * Dorothy Day * Marcel Duchamp * Dolores Garcia * Emma "Grandma" Gatewood * Mohandas Gandhi * Peter Matthiessen * William Least Heat Moon * John Muir * Robert Pirsig * Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton * Henry David Thoreau * Father Zossima * and others
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jolyonpatten - LibraryThing
One of my desert island books. Lovely pieces from all over the place, including Thomas Merton and Raymond Carver as standouts (for me). Much to learn. Read full review