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By Jean Shinoda Bolen

From fictional characters like Bridget Jones to feminist icons like Gloria Steinem, Jean Bolen’s bestselling classic Goddesses in Everywoman has been extensively learn and soundly praised.

Now comes a brand new publication written within the comparable spirit and with an analogous power. In Artemis: The Indomitable Spirit in Everywoman, Bolen invitations girls and women to find the tenacity and braveness of the Artemis archetype and the way it may be tapped to reside authentically.

To inform the tale, Bolen delves deeply into the parable of Atalanta, the well-known hunter and runner in historic Greek mythology, a mortal girl who's pointed out with Artemis the Greek Goddess of the quest and Moon. Atalanta begun lifestyles deserted and left to die simply because she used to be born a woman. She confronted the Calydon Boar and drew first blood; she was once the runner who could call for to be overwhelmed in a footrace through the guy who might declare her as his bride. She exemplifies the indomitable spirit in efficient, brave ladies and within the girls they develop into. this is often grit, the eagerness and patience to head the gap, to outlive, and to succeed.

She comprises many real-life tales in addition to mythological and fictional examples of ladies who're just like Atalanta, together with between others Princess Merida from the lively film Brave and Katniss from The starvation Games. Artemis and Atalanta are the capability in which readers can navigate their very own own exploration to develop into their real selves. Bolen dedicates this publication to girls and women who embrace the archetype of Artemis, who realize her uncrushable spirit in themselves or others. 

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