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It's All in the Playing
It's All in the Playing
Author: Shirley MacLaine
ISBN-13: 9780553052176
ISBN-10: 0553052179
Publication Date: 8/1/1987
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Publisher: Bantam
Book Type: Hardcover
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Oscar winning actress, social activist, singular entertainer, bestselling author - Shirley MacLaine has the courage to be both candid and controversal. In this book she casts herself in her most challenging role yet - as seeker of personal and metaphysical truth.
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thisis number 5 in the author's journey thru this life. follow her on her journey to Peru
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Shirley MacLaine is not only a great actress, she's a great writer.
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"The fifth volume in one of the most extraordinary personal odysseys of the 20th century"
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The fifth volume in one of the most extraordinary personal odysseys of the twentieth century. Don't Fall Off the Mountain, You Can Get There From Here, Out on a Limb, Dancing in the Light and now the most intimate and compelling book of all, It's All in the Playing. Oscar-winning actress, social activist, singular entertainer, best-selling author Shirley MacLaine has the courage to be both candid and controversial. In this book, she casts herself in her most challenging role yetas seeker of personal and metaphysical truth. It began in Peru ten years ago and ended in Peru ten years later. But the steps along the way were the real story. In filming the miniseries Out on a Limb, Shirley MacLaine was forced to recreate herself ten years earlier. to journey back from Malibu to London, from Sweden to the mysterious landscape of Peru... to the places, the perceptions and profound emotions she experienced then. And to journey beyond, exploring new personal and cosmic dimensions, the choices of her lifetimes, who she was and who she would become. As the heart of Shirley MacLaine's testament is a compelling challenge: we choose our own destinies, create our own illusions. We have the power to design the world in which we live, and the strength to remake ourselves in the image of our dreams.
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"It began in Peru ten years ago and ended in Peru ten years later. But the steps along the way were the real story." In filming the miniseries "Out On A Limb", Shirley MacLaine was forced to recreate herself ten years earlier. To journey back from Malibu to London, from Sweden to the mysterious landscape of Peru...to the places, the perceptions and profound emotions she experienced then. And to journey beyond, exploring new personal and cosmic dimensions, the choices of her lifetimes, who she was and who she would become. At the heart of Shirley MacLaine's testament is a compelling challenge: We choose our own destinies, create our own illusions. We have the power to design the world in which we live, and the strength to remake ourselves in the image of our dreams.