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The Secret Promise of Aging: Finding Meaning, Joy and Inner Peace as Years Fly By Paperback – November 13, 2013
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"A bright and insightful book, and actually useful for any age...can ease that glide path (of aging) considerably."
-- Ken Wilber, The Integral Vision
"Christopher Foster's collection of quotations and reflective essays is full of generous insight and truth-telling. Its graceful companionship will be welcomed by readers of every age."
-- Sharon Salzberg, author of Real Happiness and Lovingkindness
"Given that our flight from the ineluctable process of aging and mortality is the chief neurosis of our time, Christopher Foster's reflections are most welcome for they summon the reader to thoughtful reflection, to the courage of convictions, and to a more considered embrace of the wonder, terror and gift of this brief journey we call our lives."
-- James Hollis, Ph. D, Jungian analyst and author of What Matters Most: Living a More Considered Life.
About the Author
Christopher Foster was born in London in 1932. He wrote his first story as a child during the Blitz in WWII and has worked on newspapers and magazines in London, Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), New Zealand, and Victoria, British Columbia during his long and varied life. Foster is the author of two books of poetry, a biography and three novels. His previous book, The Raven Who Spoke with God, has been published in eleven foreign language editions. Chris writes about moving through challenges and living a happy, fulfilled life at his blog, thehappyseeker.com.
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I am very delighted to be aging myself; life just gets richer and richer.
And my thankfulness for Life grows with each day, week, month and year.
A warm look into his heart and mind which he shares in the form of essays.
As we change so do our experiences, Chris lists the many ways available to age with grace and integrity
Enjoyable as you walk with the author revealing your own path!
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