This is a fascinating book from James Hollis.
There are insights on practically every page and the depth of understanding of the human mind that Dr. Hollis brings is extraordinary.
My copy is full of sticky notes, writings in the margins... I am ordering another book of his as soon as this one is finished.
I'm a huge fan of James Hollis. I usually need a dictionary close by whenever I am reading his works. He is extremely well educated and articulate. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Paula Elliott
James Hollis approach of our dark side is indeed enlightening… The understanding that only throughout integrating our dualities and ambiguities can we truly mature and evolve as... Read morePublished 27 days ago by Cacau
I love the way this man writes. I can tell by the depth of what he teaches that he has a very rich background and excellent training. Read morePublished 9 months ago by John E. McHale
If you are patient, this book will explain it's title well. Some of the writing is too thick, but you'll learn a lot of new words and the essence of human behavior. Worth it!Published 10 months ago by Guidoman
On a recent visit to a therapist I mentioned a dark and menacing side of my personality. He immediately handed this book to me and said you are describing your shadow. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Maxwell Synsvoll
I checked this book out from my library. Halfway through, I knew I needed it in my library. If only the author would teach a semester-long course on this at our local college! Read morePublished 20 months ago by Puffin
Very well written and easy to read. I am reading with a friend and we are discussing it. My copy is full of sticky notes, writings in the margins... Read morePublished 20 months ago by A. Lazare
This book is unique study of Shadow, that which makes our ego feel uncomfortable. It has helped me consider things about myself that I even hadn't thought of before, not even paid... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Katya Prokina