Go Ahead & Like It by Jacqueline Suskin…
What”s the book about?
For years, Jacqueline Suskin been writing lists of things that she likes. Making these lists is a tradition of celebration, a way to name and note the simplicities of life by calling them sacred. These lists are her appreciation guides collected tokens that enable her to bring a quality of attention and love to the minute and repetitive aspects of existence. Go Ahead & Like It offers up some instruction regarding this dependable and beneficial practice of daily gratitude.
The book is a how-to guide, an everyday exercise, and a point of reference. It encourages people to understand and engage with their world in a different way. We re living in a surge of likeability. With the click of a thumbs-up icon we like one another s lives. But what s really happening on the other end of the click? Do we know why we like the things that we like? Go Ahead & Like It offers an outlet for answering these questions in a straightforward way.
Currently, people are looking for simple and lasting ways to add meaning to their lives, and they’re really curious to find uncomplicated tools that will help them do this. Go Ahead & Like It combines this idea with some of the more art-driven elements of books by Keri Smith and Sabrina Ward Harrison. It’s creative thinking even for people who might not identify themselves as creative thinkers. The colorful pages and examples of lists serve as an invitation for the reader to work on their own lists. It’s a self-help book for people who might not be drawn to standard self-help. It’s a simple and profound way to notice the good things that are all around you, inhabit your world more fully, and feel happier in the process.
This is a book that will inspire people to interact with life in a new way.
Genre? Self-help book
Where can you find the book? on Amazon here.
My opinion: 5 stars out of 5.
Go Ahead & Like It is a self-help book that helps people to write a list of simple yet amazing things that inspires them to live a daily life. Lists of the things that will help them to remember a joy in the moments of destruction or depression. Life is full of good things and that list will reminds them the fullness of life every day.
As any human being we can’t keep all the good stuff in our mind, and we tend to forget good chunks of our lives. Keeping such a list will teach us a gratitude and will refresh our minds with good memories. How rewarding and liberating it will be!
I loved it, though I did expect more journal spaces for me to write my lists…yet it another matter for me to obtain my journal and quill. It’s time to make a list!
Freely provided by BloggingForBooks for my opinion and review.