Official Review: The Unbound Soul by Richard L. Haight [March 2019 Book of the Month]

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Re: Official Review: The Unbound Soul by Richard L. Haight

Post by Klets1 » 06 Nov 2018, 02:07

The book from what I read above is no doubt a great insight of the author's life trying to find and bring his dream to reality as well as guiding the readers to a greater spiritual awareness and awakening. It's a good book from what I have glanced and digested above.

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Post by Sarah Tariq » 06 Nov 2018, 02:40

It sounds an interesting book that enables reader to go through the spiritual journey of self fulfilment. However, adding humor to spiritual books lessens and diverts the depth of message.
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Post by Julehart1 » 06 Nov 2018, 02:46

This book sounds interesting. The author shares his spiritual awakening. It should help readers find spiritual awareness as well. This book is not for everyone. But for people who like this sort of thing, it can be educational and fun. Thanks for your review.

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Post by MrMothball » 06 Nov 2018, 03:28

Insightful review. I like how it's detailed enough to let the readers know exactly what they'd be getting from reading the book but also withelding just the right amount of information to keep us curious. Sounds like a good book to get in touch with one's spiritual side.

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Post by Zimall » 06 Nov 2018, 03:30

Spiritual enlightenment is something alluring for me and many people like me who are finding their way to the truth about their souls and i hope this book can answer all those questions we need to bring ourselves at peace.
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Post by TheTrueNyree » 06 Nov 2018, 03:32

Great job on review, very detailed. It sounds like it can be an interesting, inspirational read. It really does sound like a positive story, I just dont this one os for me. Congrats on BOTD.

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Post by Shas F » 06 Nov 2018, 03:35

Again, thanks kislany for giving us a review of The Unbound Soul by Richard Haight, with sensitivity to what the book is trying to say, insight and honesty about what you think of the contents. I have started to read this book and I agree that it is written well - clearly and effectively, as I always say. The prose is a narrative about Richard's journey to becoming a spiritual researcher, thinker and meditation advocate and teacher. It carries many big ideas as he touches on the milestones in his life. For instance, it talks about the difference between the mind and consciousness. He says the mind, with all its complexity, can hinder us from realizing fundamental truths. He says there is another option: to tune into consciousness in seeking fundamental truths. What are fundamental truths and what are we to liberate ourselves from in realizing and recognizing them?

But wonderfully, his prose is composed of sentences that are uncluttered, focused, straightforward and cohesive. Its power lies in being a pleasurable read, especially when the pages talk about his isolation as a child with a reading difficulty and his successful efforts at overcoming it, his moments of utter loneliness that he became suicidal, his early dreams of Jesus and his early realizations that there is a better way to attain true spirituality and freedom. He also recalls his early foray into karate and the role it had in triggering a momentous life-and-death realization. There is no tone of sanctimoniousness or pomposity in Haight's writing as he talks about his early epiphanies towards his true role and destiny and life. This is the promise and wonderful quality of this self-help, inspirational book. So if you have an open mind, try it.

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Post by hansMD » 06 Nov 2018, 03:58

This book is a good read but especially helpful to those who feel lost, depressed or in a bad place in their life. Maybe you feel like your life's going nowhere or you're looking for answers in the wrong places but guaranteed if you need some inspiration or direction, this book is bound to help you.

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Post by Crookston+56723 » 06 Nov 2018, 04:13

The Unbound Soul by Richard L. Haight. Well to begin I am really not a good reader just like he was I have a disability so they call it dysgraphia, so it's pretty hard for me to understand what I read or write but I have been trying to overcome this and have done a pretty good job of it so as soon as I started reading this book to be honest, his life is so much like my I was so amazed. Everything he has felt and mentioned I have gone through I have a real tough time knowing the truth about religion since there are so many. I also lived with a drug dealer and that made me feel so dirty inside and I just wanted to die because I knew it was wrong, so I started doing what he said about meditating and somehow that did help me out I started focusing more on what I wanted and what I had to do but I was so afraid of everything. Until one day I got the nerve to just leave and I know that it was not my will it was God's power that walked me through and made me safe again. this is a really interesting book not only because it hits me real hard because of the feelings I have that are so much like his. I really enjoyed this book and plan to finish it to the end maybe I'll have to reread it twice since like I tell you I sometimes have a hard time but that it will not stop me from learning or reading. I give Me. Haight a thumbs up! Good job.

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Post by moni_lu » 06 Nov 2018, 04:37

I have always been impressed with people who are able to leave everything behind to venture on quests that helps reprogram their entire life's. For the author to write about his spiritual journey is very inspiring, talking about all the places he went to and the things he learned is amazing . The review leaves nothing out , that makes me wont to go read the book .

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Post by charity muthoka » 15 Nov 2018, 11:29

This is really a helpful book.I have really enjoyed the book surely I look forward to reading it and having it in my book shelf.Thanks for the review.

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Post by binghams04 » 12 Jan 2019, 15:45

Thank you for the insightful review. I enjoyed it. I am reading this book now and I intend to do a review for it. It will be my first review on this site. This gives me an idea of what readers want to know about a book and gives me ideas of other angles I can share so that it will give different information that hasn't been shared. I, also, loved that you went beyond to check more into the author and the concepts he mentions in the book. I plan to do that, too.

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Post by QueMustReadJA » 16 Jan 2019, 07:51

kislany has posted an informative review on The Unbound Soul by Richard L. Haight. Sounds like an interesting book on my "want to read" self and Amazon Kindle. I must add, that not everyone can write a book like this and still grad people attention and having them learn from it too.🤗👍

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Post by rogerthat » 19 Jan 2019, 02:18

This is my kind of book. Thank you for the review, and I appreciate Mr Richard.

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Post by praisecrown8 » 25 Jan 2019, 14:14

Thanks for this review.

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