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Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing

On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »
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    Lin Enger 9781616203757


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Lit: A Memoir by Mary Karr
Lit: A Memoir

e.m.higgins, January 2, 2011

I loved reading Mary Karr's previous memoirs LIAR'S CLUB and CHERRY, and was anxiously awaiting the publication of this memoir by the Texas-born Karr. The tough-talking, hard-drinking Mary in this memoir made my heart ache with sympathy and admiration. Painful battles with fear, anger, anxiety and alcoholism are overcome by her ability to learn to believe in a Higher Power, to let go, and to stop the constant negative self-talk that tormented her for so much of her life.
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