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Strong at the broken places

by David Doucette

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Nimbus .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8551047M
ISBN 101551093618
ISBN 109781551093611
OCLC/WorldCa46626969

Pacific Book Review. For one starving boy coming of age in the s, the local United States Marine Corps Recruiting Office was literally a warm room in a cold world. The events that led him to eventually serve in Vietnam are well-described in “Strong at the Broken Places,” J.T. James heartbreaking and occasionally exhaustive memoir. The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places. Ernest Hemingway.

One of the first popular books on resiliency, Strong at the Broken Places was written for every survivor, friend, family member, mentor or helping professional who seeks the path towards self-forgiveness and healing. "One more time, Linda Sanford has written a book that has the power to change your life. In an extension of his New York Times bestselling book Blindsided, author Richard M. Cohen depicts one year in the lives of five individuals who are living with serious chronic illness and of their families. These "citizens of sickness," as Cohen calls them, were selected for the diversity of their ages, races, socioeconomic positions, illness types, stages of wellness, and gender.

Get this from a library! Strong at the broken places. [Max Cleland] -- Max Cleland describes his struggle to suceed in spite of losing an arm and both legs in Vietnam, and how he went on to serve the state of Georgia and the country as Secretary of State, State Senator. Max Cleland is author of Strong at the Broken Places, published by Cherokee Publishing Co., , and Heart of a Patriot, published by Simon & Schuster, Inc., He currently serves as Secretary of the American Battle Monuments Commission.


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Linda T. Sanford The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of TraumaPaperback. Bessel van der Kolk M.D. out of 5 stars2,Cited by: Strong at the Broken Places: Voices of Illness, a Chorus of Hope is an intimate look at living with chronic illness.

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Jan 20,  · Strong at the Broken Places LP Voices of Illness, a Chorus of Hope. Chapter One. The Meeting. Magically, the faces from my book showed themselves as the appointed hour passed.

The clocks with their muted chimes tinkled softly, almost mysteriously, from various positions around the /5. Jan 20,  · In Strong at the Broken Places, Cohen shares these inspirational and revealing stories, which offer lessons for us all—–on self-determination, on courage in the face of adversity and public ignorance, on keeping hope alive.

Feb 21,  · Ernest Hemingway > Quotes > Quotable Quote “The world breaks everyone 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 impartially.

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- Ernest Hemingway I have been on a Clayton Lindemuth binge and am really enjoying discovering this new (to me) author. In this intense story, Nick Fister is an ultra-runner, the best in the world/5(41). “Strong at the Broken Places” shows us four hurt humans as they recall their turning points and struggle to return the gift of life to others who desperately need their respect, strength, and hope.

These three elements are at the core of Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation’s mission as we. Strong At The Broken Places follows ultra runner, Nick Fister, as he runs the Badwater Ultramarathon. As if running the ultimate ultra-race wasn’t enough, Nick’s daughter committed suicide only a few days before the race, and his crew chief was murdered the morning of.

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“ Has a couple ever gone to war or a spouse moved to another country because a pet came between them. Have two people other than my wife and me ever had such opposing feelings when it comes to. The Paperback of the Strong at the Broken Places: A Personal Story by Max Cleland at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Books. May 01,  · "Strong at the Broken Places," in this most recent edition, tells Max's story of climbing out of darkest depths of the Vietnam war and from his horrible wounds to become a state legislator, Secretary of State of Georgia, head of the Veterans Adminsistration and finally a United States Senator.5/5(3).

In Strong at the Broken Places, Cohen shares these inspirational and revealing stories, which offer lessons for us all—–on self-determination, on courage in the face of adversity and public ignorance, on keeping hope alive. We are all strong at the broken places—stronger than we think.

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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.

Strong At The Broken Places: Overcoming the Trauma of Childhood Abuse (Paperback) Linda T. Sanford Published by Little, Brown Book Group, United Kingdom ()/5(70).

Strong at the Broken Places is the remarkable story of five ordinary people trapped in the complex world of serious chronic illness. In this intimate portrait, acclaimed journalist Richard M. Cohen probes lives of sickness as these individuals struggle to cope.

In Cohen. Strong in the Broken Places is a riveting memoir, that forces us to challenge the status quo by examining our own flaws and being brave enough to change them. I highly recommend this book to anyone in search of bettering themselves.” —D.

Watkins, New York Times bestselling author of The Cook Up and The Beast Side.We are strong at the broken places, stronger than we think. In sharing these inspirational and revealing stories, Richard M.

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