Chasing Down the Dawn: Stories from the Road

# Read ! Chasing Down the Dawn: Stories from the Road by Jewel ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB. Chasing Down the Dawn: Stories from the Road Shes also a bestselling author, poet, and actress. Now this uniquely talented artist opens the pages of her most intimate journals to give readers, fans, and friends a glimpse of her magical, turbulent life.Drawn from life on the road during her Spirit World Tour, Jewel captures unforgettable moments from her childhood in Alaska, her beginnings as a struggling artist, and her challenges as a daughter, sister, and woman. AIready a legendary performer in the music industry, Jewel has been writing

Chasing Down the Dawn: Stories from the Road

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Rating : 4.89 (858 Votes)
Asin : 0061051403
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 142 Pages
Publish Date : 2017-06-01
Language : English

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Jewel recognizes artistic quality when she sees it and often brings up names and their associations (touring with Bob Dylan, thinking about Italo Calvino's "If" before taking the stage), perhaps in an attempt to connect with them, and to show her admiration. Similar to Jewel's bestselling book of poems (A Night Without Armor), this compendium of prose exhibits a clear, direct, purposefully poignant and, at times, indulgent writing style. . From Publishers Weekly This highly personal collection of essays, anecdotes an

She's also a bestselling author, poet, and actress. Now this uniquely talented artist opens the pages of her most intimate journals to give readers, fans, and friends a glimpse of her magical, turbulent life.Drawn from life on the road during her Spirit World Tour, Jewel captures unforgettable moments from her childhood in Alaska, her beginnings as a struggling artist, and her challenges as a daughter, sister, and woman. AIready a legendary performer in the music industry, Jewel has been writing poetry, short stories, and prose since she was young. It is a finely wrought mosaic in prose and poetry, set to the rhythms of life.. With acutely observed, eloquent depictions of the musicians, lovers, bikers, strangers, celebrities, and characters that inhabit her world -- and illustrated throughout with candid, never-before-seen photos of Jewel and her own photojournalism and drawings -- Chasing Down the Dawn is more than a collection of vignettes, observations, and stories

T. Cruz said Perfect graduation gift for the young woman in your life!. I didn't know who Jewel was when I first read these poems so experienced them entirely on their own merit. Simple, direct, poignant - it was like an old friends saying allowed they things I already knew in my heart but did not have the words for. Get this book, you will not be disappointed. Makes a great gift, especially for teen girls or young adults just starting to find their own way through life.. An Intimate and Enchanting Mosaic My best friend Jacque, used to say, "Sleep beneath the stars and you will wake with more answers than you have questions to." ~JewelFrom the first page, you enter Jewel's magical world of snow and ice in Alaska. Jewel is on a private jet, writing about her life.Jewel's "Chasing Down the Dawn" is an intimate, timeless and enchanting mosaic. Jewel creates a world where the main elements of life and the magical experiences are woven into her daily existence. Her experiences are processed through her self-analysis and then woven into words.While not organized in a chronological order, memories dance p. I Couldn't Put This Book Down! I put this book in my bag and started looking at the pictures on the train on the way to work yesterday. So the pictures sparked my curiousity and I started reading it on the way in to work, then during lunch. Well, I was hooked! I got home from work and finished reading it last night! The book jumps around from gigs to childhood memories. But the writing is so descriptive, that I felt I was there. I was able to imagine living in a cabin in the middle of a harsh Alaskan winter. I was able to imagine the bus ride to Mexico. I could feel her pain from the divorce and the death of her best friend. I

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