Instructions of the Spirit: Poems and Intimations [NOOK Book]

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A volume of of 36 poems and “intimations” celebrating the challenges and mysteries of spiritual experience. “It is not easy to translate the experiences of the spiritual path into everyday language. Miller's poems record the colors and textures of his journey with skill, subtlety, and compassion." -- J. Ruth Gendler, THE BOOK OF QUALITIES

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Instructions of the Spirit: Poems and Intimations

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Overview

A volume of of 36 poems and “intimations” celebrating the challenges and mysteries of spiritual experience. “It is not easy to translate the experiences of the spiritual path into everyday language. Miller's poems record the colors and textures of his journey with skill, subtlety, and compassion." -- J. Ruth Gendler, THE BOOK OF QUALITIES

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940000693520
  • Publisher: D. Patrick Miller
  • Publication date: 6/21/2009
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 213 KB

Meet the Author

Before founding Fearless Books in 1997 to continue the publication of his writing, D. PATRICK MILLER sold three solo projects to major publishers: Viking, Henry Holt, and Dell. He is now the author of nine titles, including his current books Understanding A Course in Miracles (Celestial Arts/Random House, 2008), and Living with Miracles (Tarcher/Penguin, 2011). As a collaborator, ghostwriter, or principal editor, Miller has helped other authors prepare manuscripts for such publishers as Viking, Doubleday, Warner, Crown, Simon & Schuster, Jeremy P. Tarcher, Hay House, Hampton Roads, and John Wiley & Sons. His poetry has been published in a number of magazines and several anthologies. Miller provides professional consultations to literary agents and publishers as well as published and unpublished authors working in fiction and nonfiction. He has worked for many years with the Linda Chester Literary Agency of New York, which recommends the Fearless Literary critique service. He is experienced in a variety of publishing formats, including conventional printing, print-on-demand, and e-books.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 1
i can't shake the moonies 5
August 6
The Bandit 8
The Belladonna Holds A Captive 10
Pelicanidae 11
Prize from the Sea 13
Dream of the SheBear 14
Early Darkness 16
List for a Long Light 17
"the warmth of real objectivity" 19
Sonnet for Swimmers 21
Visiting North Carolina 23
I The Bridge 24
II Saving and Waste 25
III The Names 26
Barefoot 28
List for a Bad Mood 30
On Sleeplessness 31
After Pain 34
A Birthday Tanka 35
Lullaby 36
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