Consumed: A Memoir

Consumed A Memoir When we meet our protagonist she s spoon deep in a tub of peanut butter trying to slather over her failed academic job her sense of futility and her family history And yet like the peanut butter

  • Title: Consumed: A Memoir
  • Author: Krista Scott-Dixon
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 488
  • Format: ebook
  • When we meet our protagonist, she s spoon deep in a tub of peanut butter, trying to slather over her failed academic job, her sense of futility, and her family history.And yet, like the peanut butter sticks to the roof of our mouths, we can t escape our feelings, failures, nor fucked up families We have to swallow and digest them.Bears Guns Hams thrown through walls ThWhen we meet our protagonist, she s spoon deep in a tub of peanut butter, trying to slather over her failed academic job, her sense of futility, and her family history.And yet, like the peanut butter sticks to the roof of our mouths, we can t escape our feelings, failures, nor fucked up families We have to swallow and digest them.Bears Guns Hams thrown through walls The best way to hide fishloaf Learning what the hell fishloaf is Turd Soup Getting high with dad The cancer game Explosive diarrhea Communist sympathizers and possible Nazis All this and Consumed is a salty, chunky, gunky, spreadable, edible feed trough of delicious, dysfunctional goodness See at stumptuous consumed a

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    1. I suspect the readers of this book are familiar with Krista Scott-Dixon's work at Stumptuous, or perhaps with her nutrition coaching. That, I suspect, explains the fairly mediocre reviews thus far. Because this little book isn't one of her famous rants, or a blog post, or even a straightforward narrative of eating disorder and recovery. Instead, it's a ragged, gaping, confessional poem in story form. As Scott-Dixon says herself, there is no "capital T trauma" in her story, just a thousand little [...]

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