AUTHOR TAKES ON “CHICKEN SOUP” INDUSTRY RAISES MAJOR SQUAWK

By , in PR on .

NORTH KINGSTOWN, RI – 01-12-2019 (PRDistribution.com) — Many of us who grew up in the Boomer Era were afflicted with a sort of chronic angst. Something not quite identifiable was ever not quite right. In an earnest effort to rid ourselves of this malaise, we tried all manner of remedies, including taking the Road Less Traveled, nurturing our Inner Child, caring for our Soul, and running with the Wolves. 

Despite all these efforts, however, a general sense of things not being right, both in ourselves and in the nation at large, would seem only to have gotten worse. Why? How could such a wealth of remedies on the one hand lead to such dismal results on the other? According to author Tom Fitzgerald, one possible explanation—and the premise of his book—is that, instead of having been encouraged by the personal-growth and mental-health industries to aim the arrow of our concern a little more toward other people, we have been encouraged to keep it disproportionately aimed toward ourselves. To help us make a shift in this regard, Fitzgerald encourages us to take action on a series of “reminder messages,” and, for each message, to ponder a set of interrogatives designed to stimulate introspection. Learn more about Beyond Chicken Soup: Toward A Life Woth ALl the Considerable Bother here!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR Tom Fitzgerald led a Huckleberry Finn childhood along the St. Lawrence River before undertaking formal studies in physics, mathematics, law, industrial management, and English. Tom is the author of Poor Richard’s Lament: A Most Timely Tale. According to Michael Zuckerman, Professor of History at the University of Pennsylvania, Poor Richard’s Lament “joins John Barth’s Sot-Weed Factor as the best historical fiction of early America ever written.” 

Media Contacts:

Company Name: Kingsley Books
Full Name: Tom Fitzgerald
Phone: 1-401-218-3514
Email Address: Send Email
Website: https://kingsley-books.com

For the original news story, please visit https://prdistribution.com/news/author-takes-on-chicken-soup-industry-raises-major-squawk.html.

Powered by WPeMatico

The following two tabs change content below.
Brad Bennett

Brad Bennett

Brad grew up in a small town in northern Iowa. He studied chemistry in college, graduated, and married his wife one month later. They were then blessed with two baby boys within the first four years of marriage. Having babies gave their family a desire to return to the old paths – to nourish their family with traditional, homegrown foods; rid their home of toxic chemicals and petroleum products; and give their boys a chance to know a simple, sustainable way of life. They are currently building a homestead from scratch on two little acres in central Texas. There’s a lot to be done to become somewhat self-sufficient, but they are debt-free and get to spend their days living this simple, good life together with their five young children.
%d bloggers like this: