In “Finding True North”, author Linda Gask tells the story of her healing journey. After hitting a low point in her life, Gask decides to leave everything behind and head out on a cross-country road trip. As she travels, Gask discovers that the places she visits have a powerful impact on her well-being. She eventually comes to understand that it is not where we are but rather how we approach our surroundings that makes all the difference. With this knowledge, she returns home with a fresh outlook on life and a deeper connection to herself. This heartfelt memoir offers readers insights into the importance of nature as well as guidance for finding their own personal path to healing.
For who is this book for ?
This is a book for people who are looking to find themselves and their healing path. Linda Gask takes the reader on her own journey of self-discovery, which can be inspiring and informative. The memoir also offers helpful advice on how to connect with nature in order to promote well-being.
- The author’s intimate stories of her healing journey will resonate with readers
- The book offers sage advice for finding peace and purpose in life
- Gask provides an insightful look into the transformative power of nature
- The book may be too personal for some readers.
- Gask’s story could potentially be inspiring to some, but overwhelming or depressing to others.
- The author does not provide any concrete instructions or advice on how to find one’s own “true north.”
Learn more about the author
Linda Gask is a writer and teacher who has been exploring the relationship between people and nature for more than thirty years. A graduate of Goddard College’s MFA program in creative writing, she has published essays, articles, and reviews in such magazines as Orion magazine and Spirituality & Health. Finding True North is her first book.
“Finding True North is a Coulter Award finalist! “
“What a wonderful book! I loved Linda’s honesty and bravery as she faced her fears and opened herself up to healing. Her journey was inspiring, and the lessons she learned will be helpful for all of us.”
“Finding True North is a beautifully written account of Linda Gask’s healing journey across America. This book will leave you feeling inspired to connect with the natural world and look within for your own authentic path.”
“Finding True North is a beautifully written and inspiring memoir. Linda Gask’s journey of self-discovery will speak to anyone who has ever longed for a deeper connection to themselves and the world around them. With honesty and insight, she shares how nature can be our teacher and guide on the path to healing.”