9781602475670

Womankind : Connection and Wisdom Around the World

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  • ISBN13:

    9781602475670

  • ISBN10:

    1602475679

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-10-01
  • Publisher: Tate Publishing & Enterprises
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?Life can stretch your soul or tear your spirit?? Crouch over an open fire near the Guatemalan border while Cecelia teaches the significance of making the small tortilla. Sit under a cashew tree in Belize on a quiet rainforest afternoon and answer the young Mayan mothers? question: ?How can we make no more babies come?? Hold Ermine in your arms in a courtyard amid the children and the chickens and weep with her as she shares her poignant story of war. Careen down a rut-filled, twisting mountain road in the Kosovo countryside, racing for the hospital. Will you make it before Hamide's baby delivers? In a colorful tapestry woven with culture and experience, author Nancy Leigh Harless invites readers along on her real-life journey in Womankind. In her collection of inspiring, sometimes heart-wrenching experiences, readers will encounter and learn from the many different women of Nancy's travels. Live, laugh, and love with women around the world as you join the sisterhood of Womankind.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. 13
Introductionp. 17
Dance Into a Bright New Dayp. 23
Joy in the Morningp. 25
Maria Gabrielp. 31
The Peachesp. 35
Dance, Baby Girl, Dancep. 43
All in Her Day's Workp. 59
A Picnic in Hoghoostp. 61
Making the Small Tortillap. 71
The World is a Dangerous Placep. 79
In God's Palmp. 85
Wherever There is Great Lovep. 91
Over Coffee with Sister Filjep. 93
Lillian's Lifep. 99
Please Help My Son Not Diep. 107
Many Truths, Many Waysp. 115
Socorro's Secretp. 117
I am a Curanderap. 129
Rainbow of Gladiolasp. 135
In the Shadowsp. 141
A Somber Decisionp. 143
Norma Janep. 151
Amid the Children and Chickenp. 157
Earned Wisdomp. 163
You Are the Nurse?p. 165
A Mermaid's Bountyp. 173
Only a Nursep. 177
Choicesp. 185
Appendicesp. 191
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