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6 edition of There"s a hole in my sidewalk found in the catalog.

There"s a hole in my sidewalk

the romance of self-discovery

by Portia Nelson

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Beyond Words Pub., Distributed by Publishers Group West in Hillsboro, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-realization.,
  • Self-perception.,
  • Maturation (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Los Angeles : Stonebarn Pub., 1977.

    Statementby Portia Nelson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF637.S4 N45 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination137 p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1409718M
    ISBN 100941831876
    LC Control Number93018380
    OCLC/WorldCa27684546


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There"s a hole in my sidewalk by Portia Nelson Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Here's my 3rd version (hopefully final) of my digital story based on Portia Nelson's poem "Autobiography in Five Short Chapters" (from the book There's a Hole in My Sidewalk, publ. by Beyond Words. Autobiography in Five Short Chapters.

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has been the year of learning not just how to walk around the hole, but to choose a different sidewalk altogether. There’s a Hole in My Sidewalk by Portia Nelson Author:Portia Nelson, Date: Febru ,Views: 42 Author:Portia Nelson Language: eng Format: epub Publisher: Atria Books/Beyond Words Download There’s a Hole in My Sidewalk by Portia   Buy There's a Hole in My Sidewalk: The Romance of Self-Discovery Reprint by Nelson, Portia (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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but, it isn’t my fault. It still takes a long time to get out. Three. I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.

I see it is there. I still fall in it’s a habit. my eyes are open. I know where I am. It is my fault. I get out immediately. Four. I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. Designed to inspire self discovery, There's a Hole in My Sidewalk includes stirring poems that gently lead readers to embrace a more authentic self.

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What Holes are in your Healing Sidewalks. By Kathy Broady MSW 28 Comments. I don’t think that a poem (or a book, or a movie, or a tv show) has to fit perfectly to be useful as a therapeutic tool. THERE’S A HOLE IN MY SIDEWALK Autobiography in Short Chapters by Portia Nelson Updated By Gobbies.

But it isn’t my fault. It still takes a long time to get out. Chapter Three I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I see it is there. I still fall in it’s a habit but my eyes are open.

I know where I am. It is my fault. I get out immediately. Chapter Four I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole. THERE’S A HOLE IN MY SIDEWALK Autobiography in Five Short Chapters ~ Portia Nelson. Chapter One.

I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost. I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out. Chapter Two. I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I pretend. Theres a Hole in My Sidewalk 0 out of 5 based on 0 ratings.

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Warm, wise, and funny, her seminal poem “Autobiography in Five Chapters” is a treasured and often quoted motto for anyone seeking to better themselves and their life.5/5(2). Individuals, therapy groups, twelve-step programs, and the self-help community around the world have embraced the late Portia Nelson's brilliant There's a Hole in My Sidewalk.

Warm, wise, and funny, her seminal poem "Autobiography in Five Chapters" is a treasured and often quoted motto for anyone seeking to better themselves and their life. There's a Hole in My Sidewalk is a short allegory about addiction based on the poem by Portia Nelson.

Created by the Petrus Community as part of the Digital Sparks project, with arts development. Who hasn’t fallen in a few times before walking around the hole in their sidewalk. I am wondering if anyone else has read it. Here’s a link. ***** Quote – today’s quote is from a poem by William Cowper, named “Mutual Forbearance”, I won’t quote the entire poem, but if you want to read it after reading my excerpt below, click here.

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It still takes me a long time to get out. I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I see it is there. I still fall in. It's a habit. My eyes are open. Portia expanded her poem into a book titled, of course, There’s a Hole in My Sidewalk. THERE’S A HOLE IN MY SIDEWALK Autobiography in Five Short Chapters.

Chapter One I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost. I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out.

Chapter Two. In the book, The Best Year of Your Life, author and speaker Debbie Ford includes this poem which I believe sums up so many of our own stories. There’s a Hole in My Sidewalk: Autobiography In Five Short Chapters by Portia Nelson Chapter I I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.

There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I pretend that I don't see it. I fall in again. I can't believe I am in this same place.

But, it isn't my fault. It still takes a long time to get out. Chapter Three I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I see it is there. I still fall in it's a habit but, my eyes are open. THERE’S A HOLE IN MY SIDEWALK Autobiography in Five Short Chapters ~ Portia Nelson Chapter One I walk down the street.

There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I fall in. I am lost. I am helpless. It isn’t my fault. It takes forever to find a way out. Chapter Two I walk down the street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.

I pretend that. My eyes are open. I know where I am. It is my fault. I get out immediately. Chapter 4 I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I walk around it. Chapter 5 I walk down another street. ―There’s a Hole in My Sidewalk by Portia Nelson (35th Anniversary Edition) (Atria Books ) [/box] — Justine Willis Toms November.

I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I see it is there. I still fall in it’s a habit but, my eyes are open. I know where I am. It is my fault. I get out immediately. Chapter Four: I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk.

I walk around it. Chapter Five: I walk down another street. "Treat yourself to a special book by a special lady." --Carol Burnett "It's like ten years of analysis in a single reading." --Rex Reed "There's a Hole in My Sidewalk explains in a simple and concise way how life works.

Get this from a library. There's a hole in my sidewalk: the romance of self-discovery. [Portia Nelson] -- "This classic, well-loved guide to life is warm, wise, and funny. Portia Nelson’s book and her poem “Autobiography in Five short chapters” have. The hole in the sidewalk poem made me realize that in order for things to change, I must evaluate my choices.

I must first become aware of my choices, and upon realizing I’m starting to fall into the same pattern – stop, and choose a better and more positive path.

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It still takes a long time to get out. III. I walk down the same street. There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I see it is there. I still fall in it's a habit. my eyes are open I know where I am.

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There is a deep hole in the sidewalk. I pretend I don’t see it. I fall in again. I can’t believe I am .