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The Art of the Wasted Day

by Patricia Hampl

Hardcover, 271 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $26 |

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A detailed, thoughtful journey into the necessity of daydreaming and leisure in our continually overbooked lives by making pilgrimages to places of repose and seclusion, including a Benedictine monastery and a trip floating down the Mississippi River in an old cabin cruiser.

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'Art Of The Wasted Day' Makes A Case For Letting The Mind Wander

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