Beach Walks

# Read * Beach Walks by George Thatcher ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB. Beach Walks A Customer said A refreshing and thought provoking view of life. Beach Walks by George Thatcher In this well writen book, the reader is transported to their beach whether mental or actual. Mr. Thatcher has a wonderful way of communicating more than sights and sounds that goes to the heart and soul of the subject offered. Obviously, Thatcher is a man of rich life experiences and a high level of respect for life. His educated presentation is meaningful to readers (and beach walkers) of all ages.

Beach Walks

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Rating : 4.28 (797 Votes)
Asin : 0937552976
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 224 Pages
Publish Date : 2015-06-07
Language : English

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To his delight, he was asked to author a column to appear in the paper six days a week. At the suggestion of a good friend, Thacher submitted some of his writings to a local newspaper, The Sun Herald (Biloxi). . Although his hobbies and interests have changed over the years, Thatcher's pleasure in walking, particularly on the b

Amid spectacular seascapes, there is opportunity to consider one's own interior landscapes." George Thatcher. The retired banker and Gulfport resident records his daily beach walks in a column that runs daily in The Sun Herald (Biloxi). The beach and the open sea offer a special opportunity to find spiritual pleasure. Throughout the seasons, sometimes at sunrise, sometimes at sunset, his sensitive eye and acute consciousness enable us all to experience the special joys of the beach and all its wonder. "A beach walk offers a bit of peace in a busy world. George Thatcher has fully utilized this opportunity. His entries are brief—but they capture the memorable impressions of his daily sojourns

A Customer said A refreshing and thought provoking view of life. Beach Walks by George Thatcher In this well writen book, the reader is transported to their "beach" whether mental or actual. Mr. Thatcher has a wonderful way of communicating more than sights and sounds that goes to the heart and soul of the subject offered. Obviously, Thatcher is a man of rich life experiences and a high level of respect for life. His educated presentation is meaningful to readers (and beach walkers) of all ages. Around our house, one page can lead into a lengthy discussion. Thatcher's chronical is a treasure!!!!!! Son of a Beach Walker. A Customer said Its essence is universal, transcending time and place.. Beach Walks is more than a collection of thoughts inspired by years of beach walking the Mississippi Gulf Coast by an observant, curious and perceptive beach walker. These thoughts, often lyrical, are enhanced with various quotations from Psalms to Mae West and Stalin, and frequently include fascinating scientific and historical facts, as well as entertaining trivia. Though this book will be especially meaningful to those familiar to the Gulf Coast, its essence is universal, transcending time and place.. A small, beautifully written treasure of daily reflections. A Customer Beach Walks is a lovely series of daily musings by George Thatcher, whose way of writing reminds me of paintings with words. George has an acute and creative sense of observation as well as a rich interior life! I am giving this book for gifts; a friend told me yesterday she reads my gift daily as a kind of devotional. Susan McNease

Although his hobbies and interests have changed over the years, Thatcher's pleasure in walking, particularly on the beach, has remained constant. Several years ago, Thatcher retired as chairman of Union Planters Bank's Coast Division. To his delight, he was asked to author a column to appear in the paper six days a week. . A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, Thatcher has been active in many Gulf Coast and state organizations. At the suggestion of a good friend, Thacher submitted some of his writings to a local newspaper, The Sun Herald (Biloxi). His avocation is fund raising for The Anglican Diocese of Northern Malawi, East Africa, which he frequently visits. At first, for his own musing. The column has been a tremendous success. At 78, Thatcher has added another artistic feather to his cap, adeptly appending "accomplished writer" to his broad repertoire of life e

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