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Tell Me More Stories about the 12 Hardest Things I'm Learning to Say

Not be enough With refreshing candor a deep well of empathy and her signature desire to understand “the thing behind the thing” Corrigan swings between meditations on life with a preoccupied husband and two mercurial teenage daughters to profound observations on love and lossWith the streetwise ever relatable voice that defines Corrigan’s work Tell Me More is a moving and meaningful take on the power of the right words at the right moment to change everythi Sometimes there just aren t enough stars

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It’s a crazy idea trying to name the phrases that make love and connection possible But that’s just what Kelly Corrigan has set out to do here In her New York Times bestselling memoirs Corrigan distilled our core relationships to their essences showcasing a warm easy storytelling style Now in Tell Me More she’s back with a deeply personal unfailingly honest and often hilarious examination of the essential phrases that turn the wheel of lifeIn “I Don’t What a beautiful poignant and moving book Reading this book is like sitting down with a good friend and chatting over lunch She s the friend who can say what s in your heart but expresses it so much better She conveys these 12 phrases through offering us glimpses into her own life One minute she s telling you how she went ballistic over a toilet that wasn t flushed by the way if you ever find yourself at Kelly s house don t let the dog lick you and the next minute she s breaking your heart over the deaths of her beloved father and one of her best friendsAs I read I nodded in recognition I laughed and I cried I m not talking about my eyes welling up with tears I m talking actual tears running down my face Kelly Corrigan has such a gift with words of using just the

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Know” Corrigan wrestles to make peace with uncertainty whether it’s over invitations that never came or a friend’s agonizing infertility In “No” she admires her mother’s ability to set boundaries and her liberating willingness to be unpopular In “Tell Me More” a facialist named Tish teaches her something important about listening And in “I Was Wrong” she comes clean about her disastrous role in a family fight and explains why saying sorry may Hold me nowIt s hard for me to say I m sorryI just want you to knowHold me nowI really want to tell you I m sorryI could never let you go After all that we ve been throughI will make it up to youI promise toAnd after all that s been said and doneYou re just the part of me I can t let go Hard to Say I m SorryChicago Songwriters David Foster Peter CeteraTwelve essays based on twelve phrases that we use to connect with others to share our thoughts and feelings to recognize the thoughts and feelings of others It s Like This Tell Me More I Don t Know I Know No Yes I Was Wrong Good Enough I Love You No Words at All Onward This Is ItI haven t read anything by Kelly Corrigan before I d forgotten I d even seen her name before reading about this book


About the Author: Kelly Corrigan

Kelly Corrigan is a New York Times bestselling author whose writing has appeared in O Magazine Glamour and Good Housekeeping Her newspaper columns for the Bay Area News Group cover everyday matters from the power of an uneuivocal apology to the contagious nature of weight gain extramarital affairs and going green



10 thoughts on “Tell Me More Stories about the 12 Hardest Things I'm Learning to Say

  1. says:

    Kelly I cried I laughed I met you years ago you wouldn’t remember but I do While listening to you read your book I felt drained of speech what else is there to say other than you filled my heart profoundly with laughter sadness and

  2. says:

    What a beautiful poignant and moving book Reading this book is like sitting down with a good friend and chatting over lunch She’s the friend who can say what's in your heart but expresses it so much better She conveys these 12 phrases through offering us glimpses into her own life One minute she's telling you

  3. says:

    I had never heard of Kelly Corrigan But I was encouraged to read this book of personal essays when I saw GR friend JanB’s lovely review that described reading Tell Me More as sitting down to talk with a close friend At the core of the each chapter is Corrigan’s grief over the recent loss of her father and a close friend But throughout t

  4. says:

    ” Hold me nowIt's hard for me to say I'm sorryI just want you to knowHold me nowI really want to tell you I'm sorryI could never

  5. says:

    Reality always comes dressed in a point of view try as we might to lay it bare From the Author’s NoteThis was my introduction to K

  6. says:

    The subtitle of this book is “Stories about the 12 Hardest Things I’m Learning to Say” and her chapter headings are those twelve phrases Corrigan’s grandmother always reassured her that she was “good enou

  7. says:

    Sometimes there just aren’t enough stars

  8. says:

    All of Kelly Corrigan’s books have been winnersHere is another oneRead this book alone just for the chapter “Onward” What a beautiful tribute to an incredible friend My heart shattered and then piece by piece was put back together Both b

  9. says:

    Other reviewers have described this book as being like a conversation with a friend Yes But it's that friend who dominates the conversations and jumps from topic to topic none of which are interesting to you At all After reading almost half the book I just couldn't waste any time And I am completely bewildered

  10. says:

    I tried to like it but it just smacks of self absorbed middle aged white lady Meh

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