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Chance of Sun: An Oregon Memoir by Kim Cooper Findling
Chance of Sun: An Oregon Memoir

oregonhunter, October 11, 2011

For those that have visited the weathered Oregon Coast some of the imagery Kim is able to put to page is very sharp and very accurate. However, this story isn't about a place but about a person and it's great to see an author share her absolute core that is not unlike thoughts many of us hold inside but lack the ability or fortitude to put to paper. A "normal" little girl insecurities and all, college educated, then takes a path towards destruction and I believe after reading that the values and beliefs of her father and the place she grew up helped her back to life. You'll want to read this book if you want to smell the Douglas fir and dirt trails, the sunscreen during the summer at Loon Lake and to feel the gusty wind on the cliffs near Shore Acres and Simpson Reef; all the while feeling the core of a lost girl but with a happy ending.
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