Kat Banakis is on her way to becoming a Christian minister. Maybe. Part memoir, part practical theology, Bubble Girl is the story of a young, edgy woman from a big, loud, ethnic Chicago family, deciding who she wants to be as a Christian adult. The book seamlessly weaves together iconic tales of those in their twenties and thirties - isolation, unemployment, virtual and real relationships, and rodent infestations - with theological reflection. Blending Mary Karr, Rob Bell, and Tina Fey, the author highlights humor and holiness in a soul qcoming of ageq story.In Psych 110 we read about Phineas Gage, the famous construction worker who survived a railroad tie going through his skull. ... Big Yiayia, who was dead by then, though you wouldna#39;t know it from the way Yiayia brought her up in constant conversation. ... She couldna#39;t hold onto her siblings or children or grandchildren.
|Publisher||:||Chalice Press - 2013-06-28|