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I've been looking for books by Anne Lamott every since.
"Bird By Bird" was recommended to me by the fabulously talented Pearl Cleage, when I encountered her after her appearance(to promote her, at-that-time-upcoming book, "What Looks Like Crazy On An Ordinary Day") at Agnes Scott's Lit Fest. I read the book with excitement, and Anne Lamott(as well as Ms.
‘Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten years old at the time, was trying to get a report on birds written that he’d had three months to write. We were out at our family cabin in Bolinas, and he was at the kitchen table close to tears, surrounded by binder paper and pencils and unopened books on birds, immobilized by the hugeness of the task ahead.
She's definitely the kind of girl who wouldn't go to the bathroom with a toothpick at a barbecue, and I like that..oh fucks, the shitty days, the raw admittance of real struggles, past and present.
It is also refreshing to read the thoughts of a believer whose politics are definitely left of center, and to know that political views don't and shouldn't have any bearing on following Jesus. It was poignant in some places and laugh-out-loud funny in others.
I am going through her Thoughts on Faith" series backwards, since first I read "Grace Eventually" which was the most recent.
Then, when Lamott suggests that she'll finally be able to forgive W.
when they're sitting side by si I read this book on a binge.