If you have ever wondered what it takes to be a writer, what it means to be a writer, what the contents of your school lunches said about what your parents were really like, this books for you. From faith, love, and grace to pain, jealousy, and fear, Lamott insists that you keep your eves open, and then shows you how to survive. And always, from the life of the artist she turns to the art of life. ~ Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
Two best friends, one killer hangover, and a whole world of badly behaved men. Let the games begin...
Gemma Barton, here -- single girl and website creator. Okay, so I m not here to decry all men as commitment-phobes and complete dogs, but you know, sometimes they are. After one more date with Mr. Oh-I-Didn t-Tell-You-I-Was-Already-Engaged and a round of giant margaritas, my friend Sarah and I decided to make "the list": a chronicle of all the guys who ve ever lied, cheated, or tried to have a threesome with your best friend.
Well, our little revenge website seemed like a brilliant idea at the time -- and soon disgruntled women all over the world were chiming in. It was great. Suddenly Sarah and I were stars, I had a male personal assistant, and all was right with the world. Or so I thought, until big trouble started brewing on my computer. There s someone out there in cyberspace who s just made me see the error of my ways. Maybe the male of the species aren t out to get me after all. Could it be time to stop listening to my inner rage queen and start listening to my heart...?
Finally, nothing spells bargain more clearly than F-R-E-E to me, so when I finally got off the wait list for two audio books from my library, you know I moved them to the very top of my TBR list: