Instant Karma: The Heart and Soul of a Ski Bum

Instant Karma The Heart and Soul of a Ski Bum Cultural Writing Biography and Memoir With the beauty and precision of a poet Wayne Sheldrake examines his place in the close community of ski bums people who give up normality to live on their own

  • Title: Instant Karma: The Heart and Soul of a Ski Bum
  • Author: Wayne K. Sheldrake
  • ISBN: 9780979625503
  • Page: 173
  • Format: Paperback
  • Cultural Writing Biography and Memoir With the beauty and precision of a poet, Wayne Sheldrake examines his place in the close community of ski bums, people who give up normality to live on their own terms Sheldrake s is a life of recklessness and restlessness, dedicated to adventure, courage, and the pure joy of second and third chances He maps the hidden trails ofCultural Writing Biography and Memoir With the beauty and precision of a poet, Wayne Sheldrake examines his place in the close community of ski bums, people who give up normality to live on their own terms Sheldrake s is a life of recklessness and restlessness, dedicated to adventure, courage, and the pure joy of second and third chances He maps the hidden trails of virgin snow and conjures the rush of hucking off cornices and skiing blind in sudden snowstorms with exacting detail, all the while finding his way to understanding and accepting the powerful bonds of romance, friendship, and learning to let go In Sheldrake s universe, instant karma is what happens when we believe our grandest passion can t be separated from the everyday, and then live in accordance with that faith Wayne Sheldrake has lived in Colorado for over thirty years, working as a ski instructor, teacher, ranch hand, and river guide He received an MFA from Antioch University Los Angeles and has written for magazines such as Writer s Digest and America West He lives with his wife in Southern Colorado And he skies.

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    1 thought on “Instant Karma: The Heart and Soul of a Ski Bum”

    1. An inspiring memoir that shares the extreme love one can become obsessed with for outdoor pursuits. Sheldrake reflects on a love of nature and sport, and how this endeavor can be a guide in meeting existential challenges far outside of the sport. The narrative balances well the seriousness of the author's spiritual connection to Mother Nature as well as the light-hearted tone of the archetypical "living to make turns", ski bum lifestyle; even sitting here in the midst of summer, I'm now seriousl [...]

    2. Great KarmaReally enjoyed this book it was a quick read. Made a hot summer miserable, ready to hit the slopes. Good weekend read.

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