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Description - The Obsidian Mirror by Louise M. Wisechild

Affirming and inspiring, The Obsidian Mirror explores the vivid and personal journey of an adult survivor of childhood sexual abuse. Drawing on the power of creativity, Wisechild listens to and learns from her inner voicesthe critical judge, the rebel, the scared and needy children of various agesand uses evocative imagery to describe the emotional settings of her interior landscape. This is both a stirring testimony of one woman's passage from fear and grief to rage and resolve and a moving portrayal of a spiritual reawakening and reclamation of self. "For survivors who want validation and hope, there is no better literary companion than The Obsidian Mirror. "Laura Davis, co-author, The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse "In her highly creative, remarkable book, Louise Wisechild describes how ...she was gradually able to free her childhood from repression. " Alice Miller, author of The Drama of the Gifted Child"

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781580050852
ISBN-10: 1580050859
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 140mm x mm)
Pages: 296
Imprint: Seal Press
Publisher: Seal Press
Publish Date: 30-Jan-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Louise M. Wisechild

Louise Wisechild is the author of two memoirs The Obsidian Mirror and The Mother I Carry. Her work has appeared in several anthologies, including The Sweet Breathing of Plants and A Woman Alone, and in publications including The Christian Science Monitor and the Seattle Times. She is currently working on a collection of travel writing. She lives in Vashon, Washington.