The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling
Random House, 1996 - 334 pages
A journey into the essential mystery at the center of every life--the search for calling--The Soul's Code takes a new look at age-old themes, providing a radical, frequently amusing, and highly accessible path to realization through an extensive array of examples. Hillman ecnourages readers to discover the "blueprints" particular to their individual lives, certain that there is more to life than can be explained by genetics or environment.
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Tumpy — or was it already Josephine , protector of animals ? — screamed , “ You
' ve killed my friend ! ” It ' s not so ... Had she already made friends with her acorn
? Finally , one more extravagant tale of Josephine : In Stockholm , she played ...
Edna had been doing excellently in school and enjoyed her friends , but now she
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Tina Turner said : “ I had no love from my mother or my father from the beginning .
The composer Alban Berg poured out his teenage heart to Hermann Watznauer ,
a member of the Berg family circle who became the boy ' s “ friend , mentor and
catalyst . ” When the relationship began , Watznauer was twenty - four , only ten ...
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THE SOUL'S CODE: In Search of Character and CallingUser Review - Kirkus
What set of factors most influence the course of an individual human life? Nature? Nurture? The choices a person makes, including one's intimate relationships? Or is it the complex interplay of all of ... Read full review
The soul's code: in search of character and callingUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Hillman has written ten books, but he is best known as the inspiration for Thomas Moore's Care of the Soul. Now, for this book on finding one's personal calling, he's getting a big print run himself. Read full review