"Whenever a woman does anything — write a book, create a life, have a career — the labor is often manifold and doesn't come with a break from laundry, home-work, floor scrubbing, or cooking. During the course of writing this book, my whole life changed. I went from being married to being a single mom."
God Land: A Story of Faith, Loss, and Renewal in Middle America is a memoir by Lyz Lenz. In the wake of the 2016 election, Lyz Lenz watched as her country and her marriage were torn apart by the competing forces of faith and politics. Click on the title to read what I wrote about the book when I got it three weeks ago. I've finally gotten around to reading it, and I'm finding it interesting so far.
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