In this collection of deeply moving, true stories, Dr. Remen reminds listeners that the things that ultimately enrich life are the things that cannot be measured. Abridged. 3 CDs.
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"Sitting around the table telling stories is not just a way of passing time," writes Rachel Naomi Remen in her introduction to Kitchen Table Wisdom. "It is the way wisdom gets passed along. The stuff that helps us live a life worth remembering." Remen, a physician, therapist, professor of medicine, and long-term survivor of chronic illness, is also a down-home storyteller. Reading this collection of real-life parables feels like a late-night kitchen session with a best friend, munching on leftovers while listening to the good-as-gossip stories of everyday heroes and archetype villains. Every story guides us like a life compass, showing us what's good and lasting about ourselves as well as humanity.About the Author:
Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D., is co-founder and medical director of the Commonweal Cancer Help Program, and clinical professor of family and community medicine at the University of California at San Francisco.
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Book Description Thorndike Press, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX078389340X
Book Description Thorndike Press, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11078389340X
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Book Description Thorndike Press, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 078389340X