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Why can"t we?

Dorothy Parker Koger

Why can"t we?

praises, exhortations, lessons in poetry and prose

by Dorothy Parker Koger

  • 252 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by DPK Publications in Capitol Heights, Md .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Dorothy Parker Koger.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3561.O353 W48 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 68 p. :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1754553M
ISBN 101882821017
LC Control Number92090028
OCLC/WorldCa31609382

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  WHY CANT WE SEE IN THE DARK. Comments are turned off. When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. KIDS STORIES - KIDS HUT STORYTELLING. - Duration: T-Series.   For my new book, “Why We Can’t Sleep: Women’s New Midlife Crisis,” I interviewed hundreds of Gen X women who felt that they had not lived up to what they were told was their promise.

  Why We Can't Sleep: Since turning forty, journalist Ada Calhoun has been obsessed with the women of Generation X and their “struggles with money, relationships, work, and existential despair.” Playing devil’s advocate in Why We Can’t Sleep, Calhoun posits: if 5/5.   Listen up: why we can't get enough of audiobooks In this time-poor, podcast-friendly world, audiobooks are booming. So what is the science behind them – .


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“Women are taught to not feel anything for ourselves Why cant we? book to not feel for one another. And our generation is the smallest generation. We are sandwiched in between the millennials and the boomers. And we are much smaller -- if you will, the middle child.

The Jan Brady generation. [Why We Can’t Sleep] is a book that makes you feel less crazy. Why Cant We Sleep is a non-fiction book made for Gen X women who, as the title implies, really need some shut eye. I read an excerpt of this book in a magazine what feels like at least a year ago and I was very excited to get my hands on an advance review copy in exchange for an honest review/5.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. And in her new book, Why We Can't Sleep, Calhoun lays out what makes the burdens heavier on Gen X than other generations.

"What I tried to do is. Still, we might be able to understand and comprehend that information too. While getting through this process finally we can find the required facts that we were looking for.

Thus, during the process of searching for the required facts in a book, we can Reviews: 8. Reading “Why We Can’t Sleep” is like attending a party where the hostess didn’t want to leave anyone off the list: It’s noisy, crowded and everyone remains a stranger. And they’re all Author: Jennifer Reese.

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Calhoun speaks directly to her own generation, peppering the book with so many specific cultural touchstones, from the Challenger explosion to Koosh balls to the slime-filled TV show Double Dare, that I found reading Why We Can’t Sleep to be a singular experience — driving home her point that Gen X is so often : Erica Pearson.

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One of Vogue’s Best Books to Read this Winter One of Forbes’ Most Anticipated Books of “Women are taught to not feel anything for ourselves and to not feel for one another. Which means: this book is a thousand times more healing than a jadeite egg!”—Carlene Bauer, author of Not That Kind of Girl “I love Ada Calhoun’s writing.

Why We Can’t Sleep just took me to school, laughing all the way there.”—Adam Horovitz of Beastie Boys. From the Publisher ★ 11/01/Brand: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.

“The more important motivator of finishing a book, says Dr. Wilhelm, is social pressure, which is why book clubs are so good at getting readers to the epilogue.” So often, we underestimate the power of accountability in getting things done. We proudly think. 'Why We Can't Sleep' Documents The Unique Pressures On Gen X Women.

January 7, • Ada Calhoun talked to a lot of Gen X women about the .