New York Times Best Selling author Lori Gottlieb (Maybe You Should Talk to Someone) is back to discuss The Unwinding of the Miracle: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Everything That Comes After by Julie Yip-Williams for The Stacks Book Club. The book provides the reader with a range of emotions as it navigates Yip-Williams’ terminal cancer diagnosis and struggle to die with grace. We discuss our aversion to not having the answers, bucket lists, and how we, as a society, talk about and treat people living with and dying from cancer.
There are no spoilers on today’s episode.
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Everything we talk about on today’s episode can be found below in the show notes. If you’d like to support your local indie, you can shop through IndieBound.
- Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb
- The Unwinding of the Miracle by Julie Yip-Williams
- “A woman with cancer faces her end” (CBS Sunday Morning, 2018)
- CBS Sunday Morning
- When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
- Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed
- “Tiny Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed– The Stacks Book Club (Keltie Knight)” (The Stacks)
- Dear Therapist (Lori Gottlieb, The Atlantic)
- The House of Prime Rib (San Francisco, CA)
- Jo Piazza
- “Talking Women in Politics with Jo Piazza” (The Stacks)
- “Anxiety” Necklace
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