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Barn at the End of the World

The Apprenticeship of a Quaker, Buddhist Shepherd

Barn at the End of the World( )
Author: O'Reilley, Mary Rose
Series title:The World As Home Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2001
Publisher:Milkweed Editions
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.00
Book Description:

Transcendence can come in many forms. For Mary Rose O’Reilley a year tending sheep seemed a way to seek a spirituality based not on “climbing out of the body” but rather on existing fully in the world, at least if she could overlook some of its earthier aspects. The Barn at the End of the World follows O’Reilley in her sometimes funny, sometimes moving quest. Though small in stature, she learns to “flip” very large sheep and help them lamb. She also visits...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Religious
Religion / Christianity / Catholic
Religion / Christianity / Quaker
Religion / Buddhism / Rituals & Practice
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 3.94 Inches
Book Weight:1.21 Pounds

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