Listen Up: Glynnis MacNicol Has So Much to Say About Being a Woman in Her Forties
After Claire and Erica talk TSA, yogurt parfaits, and the intersection of the two, they have a chat with Glynnis MacNicol, whose new memoir No One Tells You This is about turning forty as a single women with no kids—and just how satisfying that can be.
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Special and amazing guest Glynnis MacNicol on the very big plus side of taking women seriously…
No One Tells You This is the sort of fast-reading memoir about one experience of being a women that we want a lot more of.
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Other memoirs Glynnis looked to when she needed a writing boost: H is for Hawk, West with the Night, Blood, Bones and Butter, Kitchen Confidential, and Negroland.
Consider revisiting your childhood literature with Agatha Christie and Laura Ingalls Wilder—or fast forward a little to the year 2000 with My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh, another book with no marriage or baby plot.
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