Book ✓ Walking to Listen 4000 Miles Across America One Story at a Time Ç 415 pages Download ç Andrew forsthoefel

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Listen 4000 MOBI #243 »Was auch immer mir auf dieser Reise begegnet jeder Moment jede Begegnung zählt« Andrew ForsthoefelViel Wissen hatte er angehäuft nach seinem College Abschluss vom Leben selbst wusste er aber nichts Um das to Listen 4000 Miles Across PDFEPUBzu ändern begann Andrew Forsthoefel direkt hinter dem Haus seiner Mutter eine Wanderung die Walki Andrew is finished with college but doesn't know what to do next He decides to take a walk Across America A walk to see if he can find out the important things in life He does It's an almost year long journey from Pennsylvania down South through Texas across New Mexico and Arizona to California Along the way he meets people and true to the sign he wears he walks to listen And boy do people talk They tell stories about their lives about the deaths of people close to them about health troubles about friendships about worries about jobs and work and play and food and all the other things that make up a human life Andrew listens And writes it all down Reflects on it And keeps walking You don't want to miss this book

Ebook Walking to Listen 4000 Miles Across America One Story at a Time

Walking to Listen 4000 Miles Across America One Story at a TimeSche pragmatische humorvolle nachdenklich stimmende Dieses außergewöhnliche und farbenreiche Porträt erlaubt einen ganz neuen Blick auf die Vereinigten StaatenEin Aufbruch ins LebenWalking to listen – eine poetische Lebens ReiseBegegnungen die ein neues Bild der USA zeichnenFür alle Suchenden die offen durch die to Listen 4000 Miles Across PDFEPUBWelt gehen I think I would probably give this of a 25 than just a 2 If this memoir hadn't been selected as this months book club read I don't think I would have ever picked it up Andrew's decision to walk across America to learn other peoples stories to understand himself made me groan in annoyance after reading the preface I just knew I was going to be annoyed throughout and I often was I felt like this whole year was his whiny I'm not ready to be an adult excuse for not finding a job I was so tired of every story circling back to learning a lesson about himself Sigh The first 12 of the book was slow for me I decided if I was going to finish I had to just sit down and power through Saturday was my day I read the rest basically in one sitting I will say I enjoyed the Navajo portion of the book and the ending I could relate to Andrew's mothers' tears I teared up too when she received him at the beach at Half Moon Bay I really feel its because my daughter Taryn is out of the United States for a year so missing her is a daily worry and heartache too

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Book ✓ Walking to Listen 4000 Miles Across America One Story at a Time Ç 415 pages Download ç Andrew forsthoefel ï [PDF] ✩ Walking to Listen 4000 Miles Across America One Story at a Time By Andrew Forsthoefel – Johns-cycling-diarNg to Kindle ihn Meilen durch die USA führte Auf seinem Rucksack ein Schild Walking to listen So machte er sich auf den Weg zu den Menschen und ihren Geschichten durch ein Amerika der Vielfalt – landschaftlich wie menschlichAuf seine Fragen nach dem was wirklich wichtig ist im Leben to Listen 4000 PDFEPUB #190 erhält er vielfältige Antworten – philosophi This was a great account of the authors walk across America and to his encounters with the people he meets along the way His goal to learn something about himself through self reflection about his own behavior and beliefs and also about the lives and beliefs of the people he meetsThis story takes us back and forth from the authors life before the walk and the lives of the people he encounters and interviews through his idea of walking to listen He was hopeful that something in their stories would help him discover what he was looking for within his own life He feared that seeking stories of others would leave him and empty receptacle for the lives of everyone else But that is not the caseI love all of the wisdom people gave him along the way and the many different points of view He met so many people of different social status race and lifestyles and each one gave him a bit of themselvesThis book gives one a lot to think about it allows us to also search our own needs and wants and giving us a glimpse of life outside of ourselves a less selfish life perhapsHe had so many wonderful encounters along the way and was able to for the most part do away with his preconceived fears and expectationsOne encounter he had and which stood out to me was after leaving this one man after a 20 min talk told him “You know all you're really doing is reading a book just with your feet” As a constant companion he had various books with him from Walt Whitman Ranier Maria Rilke to Khalil Gibran and reflected upon them oftenHe thanks the people at the end for Teaching him what he asked to learn showing him what he needed to see and to telling him what he was open to hearingThis is a very inspiring journeyThank you to NetGalley and Bloomsbury USA for the ARC of this book