By Jean Shinoda Bolen
Now comes a brand new ebook written within the similar spirit and with an identical energy. In Artemis: The Indomitable Spirit in Everywoman, Bolen invitations girls and women to find the tenacity and braveness of the Artemis archetype and the way it may be tapped to reside authentically.
To inform the tale, Bolen delves deeply into the parable of Atalanta, the recognized hunter and runner in historic Greek mythology, a mortal girl who's pointed out with Artemis the Greek Goddess of the quest and Moon. Atalanta begun lifestyles deserted and left to die simply because she used to be born a woman. She confronted the Calydon Boar and drew first blood; she used to be the runner who may call for to be overwhelmed in a footrace by means of the fellow who may perhaps declare her as his bride. She exemplifies the indomitable spirit in efficient, brave women and within the girls they turn into. this can be grit, the eagerness and endurance to head the gap, to outlive, and to succeed.
She comprises many real-life tales in addition to mythological and fictional examples of ladies who're just like Atalanta, together with between others Princess Merida from the lively film Brave and Katniss from The starvation Games. Artemis and Atalanta are the ability during which readers can navigate their very own own exploration to develop into their genuine selves. Bolen dedicates this e-book to ladies and women who include the archetype of Artemis, who realize her uncrushable spirit in themselves or others.
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