The Misfit's Manifesto by Lidia Yuknavitch

The Misfit's Manifesto

Misfit - it's such a literal word. A person who missed fitting in, a person who fits in badly or a person poorly adapted to a new environment. It's a word typically loaded with shame. A word no one typically tries to own. Until now. Lidia Yuknavitch is a proud misfit. That wasn't always the case. It took her a long time to appreciate her misfit status. Having dropped out o...

Title:The Misfit's Manifesto
Author:
Rating:
Edition Language:English

The Misfit's Manifesto Reviews

  • Andy Pronti
    Lidia Yuknavitch gets me! A great little book, based on her incredible TED talk. Lidia teaches us that there are other misfits out there (more than you would think), and that we all have a story to tell. You are the only one who can tell "your" story. Lidia also introduces us to other misfit authors...
  • Jennifer Haupt
    I read this book cover-to-cover in two hours. It's a little gem -- like sitting down and having coffee with the author. Anyone who has ever felt like a misfit, especially a creative misfit, will feel better after reading. Thank you, Lidia!...
  • Amy
    I cried in public reading this book. Unbelievably moving and powerful, especially if you've ever felt like a social outsider....
  • Wendy Ortiz
    😭⚡🎆❤...
  • Hannah
    "When did we forget that we are not the stories we tell ourselves?"I admire Lidia Yuknavitch: for her honesty, her brilliance, her resilience and for her genius way of writing. Having just finished The Chronology of Water I couldn't not read this. This book does exactly what it says on the tin: It i...
  • Lou
    Within this book we have a misfit of an author.She had walked through darkness more than anyone would wish and been through loss, her voice flows with empathy and lucidity, omitting all sorts of needless words in a work of one memorable misfit and other misfits legacies full of needed words and need...
  • Jon
    This is not a manifesto. This is someone trying to lighten their burden by pouring out their heart. And then employing a lot of their friends to write paragraphs about how broken they are or were. As a result, it's a rambling and repetitive list of sorrows pinned on everyone's chests like participat...

Best Free Books is in no way intended to support illegal activity. We uses Search API to find the overview of books over the internet, but we don't host any files. All document files are the property of their respective owners, please respect the publisher and the author for their copyrighted creations. If you find documents that should not be here please report them. Read our DMCA Policies and Disclaimer for more details.