If Women Rose Rooted
Follow
Request Content Preview
Message Rights Holder
Rights Information

World; eng

Endorsements

Mind-blowing in the most profound and exhilarating sense. This is an anthem for all we could be, an essential book for this, the most critical of recent times. I sincerely hope every woman who can read is given one, and has the time and the space to read it. I love this book.’ Manda Scott, author of the Boudica series and Into the Fire


‘A powerful and inspiring exploration of the female relationship with landscape.’ Melissa Harrison, At Hawthorn Time

If Women Rose Rooted

The Journey to Authenticity and Belonging

Sharon Blackie

Description

‘This is the core of our task: to respect and revere ourselves, and so bring about about a world in which women are respected and revered, recognised once again as holding the life-giving power of the earth itself.’

A life-changing journey from the wasteland of modern society to a place of nourishment and connection.

If Women Rose Rooted has been described as both transformative and essential. Drawing inspiration from the wise and powerful female roles of native mythology and guidance from contemporary women who have re-rooted themselves in the land and taken responsibility for shaping the future, Sharon Blackie leads the reader on a path of discovery.

Beautifully written, If Women Rose Rooted is a song to a different kind of femininity. It is a direct argument for the link between the strength of women and the health of the land. And it is rallying cry to awaken women’s natural power on this threatened earth.

Author Biography

Sharon Blackie is a writer, mythologist and psychologist. Her work is focused on exploring and deepening our relationship with the land and with place through the transforming power of myth, story and other expressive arts. For many years she was a crofter, both in the far north-west Highlands of Scotland and in the Outer Hebrides, sandwiched between mountains and sea in one of the wildest and most remote places in the country. She now lives in the hills of Donegal, in a small stone riverside cottage by a waterfall in a wood. Originally trained as a psychologist and neuroscientist, Sharon has also practiced as a therapist specialising in narrative, storytelling, creative imagination and clinical hypnotherapeutic techniques. She is the founder and editor of EarthLines magazine, and runs creative courses and retreats for women.

Category


Rights Contact
View Profile:    Hannah Macdonald
Company:    September Publishing
Thank you for proceeding with this offer.

September Publishing has chosen to review this offer before it proceeds.

You will receive an email update that will bring you back to complete the process.

You can also check the status in the My Offers area
Bibliographic Information
Publish State
Published
Language
English
Readership
General
Publisher / Imprint
September Publishing
Publication Country / Place
United Kingdom
Title Identifier (ISBN/ISSN)
9781910463253
Format
Paperback
Edition
First
Published Date
March 2016
Primary Price
14.99 GBP
Pages
400
Dimensions
216 x 138 mm
Illustration
photos