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The Resource A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller

A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller

Label
A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life
Title
A million miles in a thousand years
Title remainder
what I learned while editing my life
Statement of responsibility
Donald Miller
Title variation
  • Million miles in a thousand years
  • Let story guide you
Title variation remainder
why some lives make sense and others dont
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details one man's opportunity to edit his life as if he were a character in a movie, challenging readers to reconsider what they strive for in life and revealing how to get a second chance at life the first time around
Tone
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328803
Cataloging source
DLC
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1971-
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Miller, Donald
Dewey number
  • 277.3/083092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR1725.M4465
LC item number
A3 2009
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Miller, Donald
  • Christian biography
  • Autobiography
Target audience
adult
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why some lives make sense and others don't
Label
A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Part I: Exposition -- Random scenes -- It's improv -- A million miles in a thousand years -- It's all about the story -- Your real life is boring -- Flesh and soul better -- My uncle's funeral and a wedding -- Going to see the guru -- The basic elements of a meaningful life -- How Jason saved his family -- Part II: A character -- Writing the world -- Imperfect is perfect -- The point of life is transformation -- Story application in leadership -- A character is what he does -- A character must save the cat -- A good character listens to his writer -- Something on the page -- Part III: A character who wants something -- How to make yourself change -- An inciting incident -- Facing the resistance -- A good story, hijacked -- Walking among the ruins -- Meeting Bob -- Part IV: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict -- The thing about a crossing -- It's the pain that binds us -- A tree in a story about a forest -- The reason God hasn't fixed you yet -- Great stories have memorable scenes -- Part V: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict to get it -- The beauty of a tragedy -- No one gets to watch the parade -- Snow falling in Delaware -- Telling a story demands courage
Control code
ocn417440903
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780785213062
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009023464
System control number
(OCoLC)417440903
Label
A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life, Donald Miller
Publication
Contents
Part I: Exposition -- Random scenes -- It's improv -- A million miles in a thousand years -- It's all about the story -- Your real life is boring -- Flesh and soul better -- My uncle's funeral and a wedding -- Going to see the guru -- The basic elements of a meaningful life -- How Jason saved his family -- Part II: A character -- Writing the world -- Imperfect is perfect -- The point of life is transformation -- Story application in leadership -- A character is what he does -- A character must save the cat -- A good character listens to his writer -- Something on the page -- Part III: A character who wants something -- How to make yourself change -- An inciting incident -- Facing the resistance -- A good story, hijacked -- Walking among the ruins -- Meeting Bob -- Part IV: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict -- The thing about a crossing -- It's the pain that binds us -- A tree in a story about a forest -- The reason God hasn't fixed you yet -- Great stories have memorable scenes -- Part V: A character who wants something and overcomes conflict to get it -- The beauty of a tragedy -- No one gets to watch the parade -- Snow falling in Delaware -- Telling a story demands courage
Control code
ocn417440903
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780785213062
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2009023464
System control number
(OCoLC)417440903

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