Books tagged: illness memoir

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Tapestry Of Love: A Brother, A Sister, And An Odyssey Through Cancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,590. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Healing is a state of burdenlessness. Tapestry Of Love is a memoir of a journey through cancer by a brother and sister. Michael, dealt with cancer twice in his life and died young, at the age of 34. This is a first person narrative,in both of our voices, describing our experiences in coping with the illness, with life and death, with grief and healing.
Nevrotico: A Personal Chronicle of OCD, Anxiety and Neurosis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
“The book gives readers a front row seat to watch the turmoil of the author’s life and mind. that itself is a triumph of honesty, openness, and self-awareness. The author’s voice is very relatable to readers who also struggle with OCD and anxiety.” Judge, Writer's Digest Self-Published e-book Awards.
The Rubber Knife Gang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Rubber Knife Gang is a funny, caustic, heart-wrenching series of essays written by a mother raising three boys in the wake of their father’s stunning decline. Amidst the maelstrom of his abuse, alcoholism, mental illness and abandonment, she writes of their plight with humor and pathos, as she charts their struggles and triumphs as they attempt to enter manhood without a map or compass.
Delight in Disorder: Ministry, Madness, Mission
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
Delight in Disorder is the story of one pastor's battle with bipolar disorder. This spiritual memoir is a house of meditations where faith and mental illness co-exist, at times fueling each other to dangerous distortion, at times feeding each other to fruitful gain. It offers hope for those often neglected and shunned. It also fosters compassion for believers towards those with troubled minds.
The Hospital Visit
Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A true story of a visit to hospital - the ups, the downs, and the absurdities. A combination of a true medical situation and all the serious and comedic aspects involved with it.
Editing Can Kill An Idiot: A Short Memoir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This humorous memoir details Michael Kroft's five days leading up to the heart of the story, his then first-time ten-day stay in a hospital. With the actual situations almost too surreal to be called non-fiction, the memoir’s many anecdotes are presented with such a Devil-may-care attitude that it can only be told by a man so humbled by his years that he is forthcoming regarding his ignorance.