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  • Sylvester

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  • Ashley Peterson

    Download Book Á Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of Hope Ç Hardcover ↠ Richard mcohen Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of HopeStrong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness a Chorus of Hope is an intimate look at living with chronic illness Author Richard M Cohen who himself has multiple sclerosis works with five participants who have various chronic illnesses to capture their stories and help others understand the overwhelming toll that chronic illness can take The participants are Denise who has has ALS often known as Lou Gherig’s disease Buzz who has has non Hodgkins lymphoma Ben who has muscular dystrophy Sarah who has has Crohn’s disease and Larry who has bipolar disorder The author engages with those featured in the book over a span of not just months but years getting to know them on a far deeper level than simply the words they chose to useThis is not a sanitized at face value look at chronic illness Rather it probes the depths of it encompassing the myriad ways in which chronic illness affects the lives of those it touches both directly and indirectl


  • Astrid Edwards

    Download Book Á Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of Hope Ç Hardcover ↠ Richard mcohen Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of HopeStop for a moment and consider the likely fact that you know someone living with chronic disease It is increasingly prevalent And they may or may not have told you because such diseases are often stigmatisedRichard M Cohen collates five searing accounts of chronic disease As a person with Multiple Sclerosis he explores the lives of others living with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ALS muscular dystrophy non Hodgkin lymphoma Crohn's disease and bipolar disorderThis is a disturbing and depressing must read that I recommend for all adults Too often we choose not to see the daily pain and extraordinary lives of those around us many of whom are living with chronic diseaseStrong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness


  • Bev

    Download Book Á Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of Hope Ç Hardcover ↠ Richard mcohen Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of HopeThis book is the story of 5 people with various medical conditions and how they deal with their illnesses The problems are a woman with Lou Gehrig's disease a man with terminal cancer man with muscular dystrophy a woman with Crohn's Disease and a man with Bi Polar disorder This was a tough book for me to get through The people who's stories are told were brave and tough but I found the telling to be on the depressing side There were nuggats here and there that I would like to remember but mostly I dreaded going back to it There is a very interesting bit in Buzz Bar's storymy favorite on pages 120 122very coolThe author has MS and has been through colon cancer twice His experiences are told in his first book Blindsided which I don't think I will readThe woman who recommended th


  • Reese

    Download Book Á Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of Hope Ç Hardcover ↠ Richard mcohen Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of HopeI began reading STRONG AT THE BROKEN PLACES on March 31 2012 when reading anything longer than a prayer was not on my to do list With four killer diseases my mom was still hanging on to life Her date of death April 17 was on the Hebrew calendar the day after the second anniversary of my brother's death Although eight years ago I found Richard M Cohen's BLINDSIDED uite interesting and inspiring I've noticed that I keep walking by my copy of STRONG AT THE BROKEN PLACES and NOT picking it up I do plan to read it someday but not


  • Margie

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  • Jessica

    Download Book Á Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of Hope Ç Hardcover ↠ Richard mcohen Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of HopeI enjoyed this but for some reason throughout each one of the five separate profiles in this book the author doesn’t use any contractions when writing the dialogue This was fairly jarring since no one truly talks like that in their everyday lives I’m not sure why he made that choice but I think if he would’ve transcribed the dialogue as it was actually spoken it would have allowed readers to better connect with the people telling their stories


  • Beth Shapiro

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  • Brandt

    Download Book Á Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of Hope Ç Hardcover ↠ Richard mcohen Strong at the Broken Places Voices of Illness A Chorus of HopeAfter the acknowledgment section and just prior to the preface Cohen 2008 uotes Ernest Hemingway’s 1929 powerfully subjective stance on life viz “the world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong in the broken places” However this uote is not entirely correct What Hemingway wrote wasIf people bring so much courage to this world the world has to kill them to break them so of course it kills them The world breaks every one and afterward many are strong at the broken places But those that will not break it kills It kills the very good and the very gentle and the very brave impa


  • Rachelle Graham-Bernal

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