In her latest book, Crones Don't Whine, Jean Shinoda Bolen's playful sense of humour and keen insight combine to offer women thirteen qualities to cultivate. Engage in these small practises and you're bound to be a happier person, who's doing her bit to make the world just a little better. Here are thirteen brief essays to turn to again and again, in bad times and good, alone and with others.
I. A New Perspective on the "Crone" Word -- II. The thirteen qualities -- 1. Crones don't whine -- 2. Crones are juicy -- 3. Crones have green thumbs -- 4. Crones trust what they know in their bones -- 5. Crones meditate in their fashion -- 6. Crones are fierce about what matters to them -- 7. Crones chose the path with heart -- 8. Crones speak the truth with compassion -- 9. Crones listen to their bodies -- 10. Crones improvise -- 11. Crones don't grovel -- 12. Crones laugh together -- 13. Crones savor the good in their lives -- III. Possibilities and thoughts -- 1. Exceptional men can be crones -- 2. Crones together can change the world -- 3. Musings.
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 1st September 2003
Edition Number: 1