The Places that Scare You
The Places that Scare You
A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times
Pema Chodron

We always have a choice, Pema Chödrön teaches: We can let the circumstances of our lives harden us and make us increasingly resentful and afraid, or we can let them soften us and make us kinder. Here Pema provides the tools to deal with the problems and difficulties that life throws our way. This wisdom is always available to us, she teaches, but we usually block it with habitual patterns rooted in fear. Beyond that fear lies a state of openheartedness and tenderness. This book teaches us how to awaken our basic goodness and connect with others, to accept ourselves and others complete with faults and imperfections, and to stay in the present moment by seeing through the strategies of ego that cause us to resist life as it is.

Title The Places that Scare You
Subtitle A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times
Author Pema Chodron
Publisher Shambhala
Title First Published 13 August 2002
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 160 p.
ISBN-10 1570629218
ISBN-13 9781570629211
Publication Date 13 August 2002
Main content page count 160
Weight 16 oz.

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