The Resource Phosphorescence : on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark, Julia Baird

Phosphorescence : on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark, Julia Baird

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Phosphorescence : on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark
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Phosphorescence
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on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark
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Julia Baird
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eng
Summary
Over the last decade, we have become better at knowing what brings us contentment, well-being and joy. We know, for example, that there are a few core truths to science of happiness. We know that being kind and altruistic makes us happy, that turning off devices, talking to people, forging relationships, living with meaning and delving into the concerns of others offer our best chance at achieving happiness. But how do we retain happiness? It often slips out of our hands as quickly as we find it. So, when we are exposed to, or learn, good things, how do we continue to burn with them? And more than that, when our world goes dark, when we're overwhelmed by illness or heartbreak, loss or pain, how do we survive, stay alive or even bloom? In the muck and grit of a daily existence full of disappointments and a disturbing lack of control over many of the things that matter most, finite relationships, fragile health, fraying economies, a planet in peril, how do we find, nurture and carry our own inner, living light, a light to ward off the darkness?
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Baird, Julia
Dewey number
158
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illustrations
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Happiness
  • Happiness
  • Mindfulness (Psychology)
  • Contentment
  • Peace of mind
  • Self-care, Health
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Phosphorescence : on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark, Julia Baird
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22 cm.
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310 pages
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9781460757154
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rdamedia.
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illustration
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regular print
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Phosphorescence : on awe, wonder & things that sustain you when the world goes dark, Julia Baird
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
310 pages
Isbn
9781460757154
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
Specific material designation
regular print

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