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Nd lives at the same time But few of the people she looks after know anything of the complexity of Sandra's own life Raised in an uncaring home Sandra's miraculous gift for warmth and humour in the face of unspeakable personal tragedy mark her out as a one off I did not like this book I saw it and thought that sounds like a really interesting job I m up for reading about that It was not a book about trauma cleaning It was basically a misery memoir I wouldn t have picked it up if I knew this with several of the most irritating features that sometimes pop up in biographies Let s get the issue of gender out the way first Sandra the subject of the book is a trans woman and the narrative delves into her pre transition past Now generally trans people prefer to have their gender and pronouns backdated to reflect that they didn t actually change gender they just affirmed what was always there It is possible that Sandra was cool with her backstory being presented as firmly male although this would be a bit unusual Maybe the author wrote that way with her blessing But given what a sensitive and painful issue this is for many trans people the author needed to spell this out right at the beginning All these stories about little boys who grow in Fire and Desire uncaring home Sandra's miraculous gift for warmth and humour in the face of The Forgotten Memoir of John Knox unspeakable personal tragedy mark her out as a one off I did not like this book I saw it and thought that sounds like a really interesting job I m The Illusionists up for reading about that It was not a book about trauma cleaning It was basically a misery memoir I wouldn t have picked it Planet of the Bugs up if I knew this with several of the most irritating features that sometimes pop Fishes of the Open Ocean up in biographies Let s get the issue of gender out the way first Sandra the subject of the book is a trans woman and the narrative delves into her pre transition past Now generally trans people prefer to have their gender and pronouns backdated to reflect that they didn t actually change gender they just affirmed what was always there It is possible that Sandra was cool with her backstory being presented as firmly male although this would be a bit Out of Bounds (Boundaries, unusual Maybe the author wrote that way with her blessing But given what a sensitive and painful issue this is for many trans people the author needed to spell this out right at the beginning All these stories about little boys who grow in

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The Trauma Cleaner One Woman's Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death Decay and Disaster

Or some of society's most in need peopleSandra Pankhurst founded her trauma cleaning business to help people whose emotional scars are written on their houses From the forgotten flat of a drug addict to the infested home of a hoarder Sandra enters properties a The Trauma CleanerOne Woman s Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death Decay and DisasterSarah KrasnosteinMY RATING PUBLISHER St Martin s Press PUBLISHED April 10 2018REVIEWThis story found within the pages of THE TRAUMA CLEANER One Woman s Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death Decay and Disaster was unexpected I thought the book was about cleaning up after deaths crime scenes and hoarders and how one woman fights the good fight to do this I didn t know I would be reading about the horrendous childhood and difficult life of this woman who was born as a boy I didn t know I d be reading about the details of her sex change operation and her rough life in the brothels And while Sandra Pankhurst should be admired for her perseverance and her compassion in her cleaning business the book tries to cover to much and goes to far It is interesting that an author would even attempt a full life biography of a woman with a self professed fa

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Husband father drag ueen sex worker wife Sarah Krasnostein's The Trauma Cleaner is a love letter to an extraordinary ordinary life In Sandra Pankhurst she discovered a woman capable of taking a lifetime of hostility and transphobic abuse and using it to care f Recently The Mystic Arts of Erasing All Signs of Death was popping up in discussion and I had been toying with a re read until fortuitously offered the chance to read Trauma Cleaners What perfect serendipity Don t you wonder just a bit about the secret lives of cleaners Their tricks for getting out blood The crazy things they encounter Sadly though the blurb makes it sound as if such stories are the focus the book centers on Sandra the owner of a trauma cleaning business As Sandra was born a man and eventually transitioned to a woman this still had potential for fascinating insight into the process of change going from dysfunction to order While I think that might have been the theme the author was hoping for there was too little reflection to make it workIt begins with an introduction by the author sharing some of the purpose and challenges in writing this book but her deep affection for Sandra is clear It s followed by a trauma cleaning of Kim s home an artist and tenan


10 thoughts on “The Trauma Cleaner One Woman's Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death Decay and Disaster

  1. says:

    Recently The Mystic Arts of Erasing All Signs of Death was popping up in discussion and I had been toying with a re read until fortuitously off

  2. says:

    The Trauma Cleaner Sandra is a horrible person but the blurb says Sarah Krasnostein's The Trauma Cleaner is a love letter to an extraordinary ordinary life The author excuses the awfulness of her subject every time by harkin

  3. says:

    WOWWhat a story My god I never read a story like this one I knew other friends liked this bookbut it was really Esil who inspired me to read this I almost sent my library ebook back to the library thinking I didn’t have time to read it or some other excuseI’ve started Crime and Punishment so I figured that might be enough trauma hahaBut all I can say is WOW WOW WOW Sarah Krasnostein did a terrific job writi

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    You'll just have to read this one for yourself to understand It's a multi layered tale about Sandra Pankhurst who is nearly impossible to descri

  5. says:

    I would give this six stars if I could

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    The Trauma CleanerOne Woman’s Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death Decay and DisasterSarah KrasnosteinMY RATING ⭐️⭐️▫️▫️▫️PUBLISHER St Martin’s Press PUBLISHED April 10 2018REVIEWThis story fou

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    Most fascinating person everThis is the number 1 most fascinating person I’ve ever come across seriously Her far out li

  8. says:

    I did not like this book I saw it and thought that sounds like a really interesting job I'm up for reading about that It was not a book about trauma cleaning It was basically a misery memoir I wouldn't have picked

  9. says:

    This book was discombobulating But I like to be discombobulated I practically live for it It’s like the author

  10. says:

    I recently read Maid which I liked but didn’t love I found the mix of focus on the author’s life and her observations of the people she worked for as a maid somewhat incongruous In a way The Trauma Cleaner does the same thing but so much better Sandra Pankhurst runs a company that cleans homes that seem beyond the possibility

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