Leaving Home: Parables from a Young Woman in Transit

eBook (PDF), 74 Pages
(2 Ratings)
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Have you heard about the time she got stranded in a forest in Holland? The old women who predicted whom she would marry in Spain? The customs agent who pulled a bag of white, powdery substance from her luggage in Japan? Join Lisa Wong, self-proclaimed almost-thirty-year-old home body, as she revisits her travels from the past ten years as she remembers them.
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  • By jq5eqtg02
    Feb 12, 2009
    "Thoughtful Insights" I thoroughly enjoyed this short book. It is structured as a series of anecdotes from Lisa's travels, interspersed with artistic sketches from each adventure. Lisa details various incidents, both mundane and off-the-beaten-path, in a casual tone, with evident good humor and honesty. She ends most stories with a new insight or deep thought. Lisa is proof of the richness that comes from paying thoughtful attention to what's around you, especially when talking to strangers. My only complaint was that I wanted more: longer stories and more artwork. (Disclaimer: I've been friends with Lisa since grad school.)
  • By Marty Chiu
    Oct 25, 2008
    "A prodigious inspiration!" This book of stories are vividly shared as if I was right besides this "young girl" on her travels. I admire her bold, candid, and insightful perspectives as she speaks and shares with others during her travels. All of life is a journey which paths we take, what we look back on, and what we look forward to is up to us. We determine our destination, what kind of road we will take to get there, and how happy we are when we get there. It brings great comfort to Lisa Wong that God has directed her path thus far. I am waiting to read her sequel...
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September 30, 2011
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