The Moment: Wild, Poignant, Life Changing Stories From 125 Writers And Artists Famous And Obscure

Author: Larry Smith
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  • : $19.95(AUD)
  • : 9780061719653
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • : HarperPerennial
  • : January 2012
  • : 19.99
  • : March 2012
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  • : books

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  • : Larry Smith
  • : Paperback
  • : 312
  • : 192
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9780061719653

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The turning points, revelations, epiphanies, dramatic changes, the opening or closing of a door in a life, a career, a love can occur in a single glorious, terrible, unpredictable, serendipitous, crucial, calamitous, chaotic, amazing . . . Moment. The creators of the enormously popular "Not Quite What I Was Planning" and "Six-Word Memoir" series now offer stories of the Moment the one-time chances, unexpected coincidences, and sudden catastrophes that made all the difference in the story of one life.The results are triumphant, outrageous, heartwarming, heartbreaking, embarrassing, illuminating, and inspiring life-changing moments from contributors Dave Eggers, Diane Ackerman, Elizabeth Gilbert, Bill Ayers, Jennifer Egan, A. J. Jacobs, Judy Collins, and many more.