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Joy is so exhausting

Susan L. Holbrook

Joy is so exhausting

by Susan L. Holbrook

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Published by Coach House Books in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSusan Holbrook.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.H5475 J69 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24010435M
ISBN 109781552452226
LC Control Number2009529192

  Leave lunch and attempt a quick nap before you shuffle off to visit the other side of the family. The children play with their noisy toys (thanks Great Aunty Clara), and you realize you left the new book you just received at your parents — because you were so damn keen to leave! Downtime(?) over, off to the next large family : Emma Scheib. Facebook has become exhausting. Why are we still on it? which for the most part is still a joy to use. Instagram is still a place I feel excited to check out to see what my friends and others Author: Michael Grothaus.

The Joy of Movement () makes an inspired and highly original case for exercise. Drawing on the latest insights from biology, neuroscience, and evolutionary psychology, author Kelly McGonigal sets out to show us that the benefits of exercise go far beyond improving our physical health. With hard science and real-life anecdotes, she illustrates how movement brings us hope, meaning, and. Perhaps the biggest thing I've come to realize about life, at least mine, is that I do not have control over everything. I've always tried to be intensely careful and guarded so to avoid taking risks, making mistakes, get hurt, be disliked, etc. - to evaluate the probabilities of everything and weigh the pros and cons before doing even the smallest thing like reading a book.

  The commandment to think carefully about what you own isn’t so radical, after all. “Sparking joy” still relies on material goods to form the basis of an identity: Each object must feel like.   It was JOY. Your divine purpose isn’t to have a perfect diet and stress about food. Your divine purpose is to feel joy, spread joy, love, forgive, and share your gifts with the world. Sometimes we get so caught up in healing, that we forget to enjoy our lives. So, just for today, put the diet books down and go play. Have a dance party.


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'Clever and dizzying.' - Uptown 'With Joy Is So Exhausting, Holbrook gives us humour, bluntness, shrugs of shoulders, and -- yes -- joy rife with tongue-in-cheek observation.'- Northern Poetry Review 'This collection is a cornucopia of poetic delight. Holbrook comes at you from all directions, assaulting you with the slam-bam of lyric, prose, and a well-honed sense of humour.'Author: Susan Holbrook.

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Susan Holbrook. Joy Is So Exhausting. Toronto: Coach House Press, Susan Holbrook has a lot of tricks up her sleeve. In this, her second collection, her favourite is to rework borrowed texts, including poems by Lorca, a pet-training website, and.

Susan Holbrook's poetry books are the Trillium-nominated Joy Is So Exhausting (Coach House, ), Good Egg Bad Seed (Nomados, ) and misled (Red Deer, ), which was shortlisted for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award and the Stephan G.

Stephansson Award. She lives in Leamington, Ontario, and teaches North American literatures and Creative Writing at the University of Windsor. Joy Is So Exhausting by Susan Holbrook. ebook. Sign up to save your library.

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I caught many of the references to queerness, and the name-drops of Peter Mansbridge and Ian Hanomansing (Why is caregiving so exhausting even when you love your parents? I loved my parents and admit there were days when my patience in the role of caregiver ran thin.

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Marie’s first book—“The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up”—introduced the.