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Fifty Word Friday: The Other Side by Lacy M. Johnson

October 3rd, 2014

othersideThe Other Side: A Memoir by Lacy M Johnson

232 pages

Tin House Books: July 2014

ISBN: 978-1-935639-83-1


You could say this book is about an abusive relationship where The Ex constructs a soundproof room to kidnap, rape, and kill Johnson, but, in her hands, it’s about how, while trauma can be the singularity an entire universe revolves around, when you get far away enough, you’ll find other bodies with significant gravitational pulls.

Words: 55

(Review written by Ostrich staff member Anthony Sutton.)