The Wizard of Us

The Wizard of Us

Transformational Lessons From Oz

Book - 2012
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Baker & Taylor
Discover the powerful, unique skills and qualities of Dorothy, the Wizard, and the other archetypes of mind, heart, and courage that live within each of us. Houston offers new understanding of the human condition, the importance of myth, and the criticalnature of our role and how we can participate in the creation of a better world. It's time to uncover your inner hero and become the essential human you were always meant to be.

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Discusses how the quest of Dorothy in the film "The Wizard of Oz" can be viewed as a hero's journey and can provide valuable lessons for self-discovery and acceptance of the challenges of living in contemporary society.

Simon and Schuster
More than magic can be found in Oz...the wizard is us.

In The Wizard of Us, discover the powerful, unique skills and qualities of Dorothy, the Wizard, and the other archetypes of mind, heart, and courage that live within each of us. With specific, easy-to-follow exercises and incredible “aha” insights, you’ll begin to expand your thinking, open your heart, and build the courage to truly connect with your own Hero’s Journey. This thoughtful, layered guide offers new understanding of the human condition, the importance of myth, and the critical nature of our role and how we can participate in the creation of a better world. The Wizard not only calls us forth but he has called forth the journey itself. It’s time to uncover your inner hero and become the essential human you were always meant to be.

Answer the call to transform yourself and your world. The beloved story The Wizard of Ozhas the power to reveal the Hero’s Journey that awaits each of us. Through a mythic lens, discover how Dorothy’s adventure in a magical land inspires our lives today, offering valuable tools to guide us through our challenging times. Where you will learn to thrive rather than merely to survive. Through interpreting the deeper messages withinThe Wizard of Oz, visionary leader and teacher Jean Houston leads you along the Hero’s Journey that awaits each of us. On this profound adventure of self-discovery and awakened potential, Houston’s lessons propel you into greater self-understanding and a connection to the larger world story as you explore Oz like never before.

Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2012
Description: xx, 204 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9781582703794
1582703795
Branch Call Number: 158.1 Hou

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