The Resource Running to the Mountain, Jon Katz, (eBOOK)

Running to the Mountain, Jon Katz, (eBOOK)

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Running to the Mountain
Title
Running to the Mountain
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Jon Katz
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eng
Summary
Jon Katz, a respected journalist, author, father, and husband, was turning fifty. His writing career was taking an uneasy turn, his wife had a demanding career of her own, his daughter was preparing to leave home for college, and he had become used to a sedentary lifestyle. "I had settled down," he notes. "Any more settling and I would vanish into the mud like some fat old catfish." In Running to the Moun-tain, Katz finds a way to redefine and lend new meaning to his life. He writes, "I bought a tiny cabin at the very tip of a mountain in a remote corner of upstate New York and went there by myself. . . . I went for a lot of different reasons, but mostly, I think, to try to be a better human." Armed with the writings of Trappist monk Thomas Merton, his two faithful yellow Labradors, and the desire to confront change rather than simply react to it, Katz departs from his suburban en-clave (where, as a carpooling father, he is known as "The Prince of Rides") and..
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Katz, Jon
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English
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Running to the Mountain, Jon Katz, (eBOOK)
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12105C6E-D1BC-47FF-9B52-06EA75630BC3
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Running to the Mountain, Jon Katz, (eBOOK)
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http://austinlibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=12105C6E-D1BC-47FF-9B52-06EA75630BC3
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unknown
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multicolored
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unknown
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unknown
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online
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
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remote
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12105C6E-D1BC-47FF-9B52-06EA75630BC3

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