The Chronology of Water, Lidia Yuknavitch

December 2011

“Writing is really very easy,” said writer Derrick Jensen. “Tap a vein and bleed onto the page.” In her first memoir, Oregon author and teacher Lidia Yuknavitch not only taps a vein (or IO), she arranges her blood-spattered pages into a spectacular portrait of what comes after childhood abuse. “I thought about starting this book …