Bright Shoots of Everlastingness

Paul J. Willis

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Retail Price: $15.00
Subject Category: Essays
Length: 192 pages
Size: 5.5 x 8.25 inches
Binding: paper
Published: October 2005
ISBN: 978-0-9743427-7-1


"Settle into the steady expectation of delight. Such is the charm of Paul Willis's splendid essays."

John Wilson, editor, Books & Culture

"A journey of the best kind. . . . Absorbing, honest and always entertaining."

Leslie Leyland Fields, author, Surviving the Island of Grace, Surprise Child and Out on the Deep Blue

"These essays [are] compelling for their humor, their deft description and the fierce love of place that inspirits them all."

Debra Rienstra, associate professor, Calvin College, and author, So Much More: An Invitation to Christian Spirituality

"Stunning essays. . . . Wise, lyrical, generous-spirited, fall-down funny and profoundly human."

Doug Frank, professor, The Oregon Extension of Houghton College

"A backpacker or mountain climber I am not—but Willis makes me wish I was."

Mindy Withrow, coauthor of the History Lives series (read the full review on Withrow's blog, posted May 15, 2009)