Imatge de l'autor

Peter McWilliams (1949–2000)

Autor/a de How to Survive the Loss of a Love

44 obres 3,471 Membres 29 Ressenyes 2 preferits

Sobre l'autor

Peter McWilliams, born in Detroit in 1949, attended Eastern Michigan University and Maharishi International University where he studied under Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. McWilliams writes poetry and books on personal growth. His titles include "Come Love with Me" and "Be My Life" (poetry), "Surviving mostra'n més the Loss of a Love," "You Can't Afford the Luxury of a Negative Thought: A Book for People With any Life-Threatening Illness," "Portraits" (a personal photographic anthology), and "How to Heal Depression." (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys


Obres de Peter McWilliams

How to Survive the Loss of a Love (1976) 735 exemplars
Do It! Let's Get Off Our Buts (1991) 492 exemplars
How to Heal Depression (1994) 109 exemplars
I Marry You Because. . . (1993) 27 exemplars
Catch Me With Your Smile (1977) 12 exemplars
The Hard Stuff: Love (1971) 9 exemplars
Love an Experience of ... (1978) 8 exemplars
Love Poems (1982) 7 exemplars
Love Is Yes (1978) 7 exemplars
I Love Therefore I Am (1990) 6 exemplars
For Lovers and No Others (1978) 6 exemplars
Evolving at the Speed of Love (1972) 4 exemplars
Come to My Senses (1978) 2 exemplars
I Have Loved 2 exemplars
HARD STUFF: LOVE 1 exemplars


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Nom normalitzat
McWilliams, Peter
Nom oficial
McWilliams, Peter Alexander
Data de naixement
Data de defunció
Lloc d'enterrament
Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, California, USA
Lloc de naixement
Detroit, Michigan, USA
Lloc de defunció
Los Angeles, California, USA
Llocs de residència
Allen Park, Michigan, USA (birth)
Eastern Michigan University
Transcendental Meditation
Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness
Premis i honors
Libertarians bestowed Peter with their highest award
Biografia breu
Peter Alexander McWilliams was a poet, publisher, photographer, author and activist. He wrote nearly 40 books, many New York Times bestsellers that ranged from a book on computers to a photography book to self-help books and a book advocating personal freedom.



I'd be more inclined to do 3 stars because it's pretty basic, but for sentimental reasons it gets a 4. This book meant so much to me when I was a teenager. And maybe it's so simplistic for a good reason - there were pieces of this book that have stuck with me through the years, lines that were so familiar it was as if I'd read it just last week, not 30 odd years ago.

It wasn't the perfect companion for helping me deal with the recent death of my dog, since it's obviously more directed at a break up. But there was still comfort to be had here, and reminders of how to cope through the devastating process of loss and grief.… (més)
autumndragyn | Hi ha 5 ressenyes més | Nov 23, 2023 |
A very love reflection on several different types of love through what seems like a year. I found myself reading many of these aloud, and can't wait to locate more of his books.
wanderlustlover | Dec 27, 2022 |
Was/is the best book on helping me with my own depression. Full of concrete help and written in a bullet-point format makes it easy to read when you don't have much tolerance for reading about depression, but want to start getting help.
Chris.Wolak | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Oct 13, 2022 |
I read this book fifteen years ago and it still influences my thinking about political rights. A comprehensive and exhaustive argument for removing government from medling in morality, the book is an extremely well-researched primer on the constitution, the Bible, and American history. Despite the seriousness of the subject and the arguments, the book is an enjoyable read because McWilliams has a sharp and biting sense of humor that often manifests in sarcastic and snarky footnotes, plus page after page of great and relevant quotes on the subject at hand by celebrities and politicians. If every person in America read this book, we might actually have a shot of living in a sane and compassionate country.… (més)
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James_Maxey | Hi ha 6 ressenyes més | Jun 29, 2020 |


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