In the heart of Montana wheat and cattle country, Ms Tockey weaves the spell binding story of her family during the late 30's and 40's. Hidden behind the love,fun and humor of a young girls becoming a woman lies the secret of incest. Jenny's story will open your heart and your understanding in a way you never expected. Touching you deeply with her awakening sexuality Jenny struggles to make sense of a world that in no way is sensible. Her valient attempts to find love lead her deeper and deeper into a maze of misguided adventures and dangerous liaisons. You will finish this book wondering, "Where is Jenny today?"
After raising five children and a career as a professional religious educator, Ms Tockey received her MA from Santa Clara University in Marriage & Family Therapy. As a lisenced therapist she maintains a full private practice in Newark, CA. She faces her life in much the same manner as she did over 50 years ago. Vibrantly determined and energetic she lives life with courage and beauty. A woman of great spiritual strength, her life wisdom is an inspiration. A model of the transforming power of adversity she speaks across the country about her book and her life with deep understanding and clarity.Review:
I read your book Forget the Night in one day and night. I could not put it down. I am using parts of it with some of my clients and they respond completely to Jenny's story. -- Aubrieta Hope, Writer & Lecturer, DeKalb, IL
Thank you for writing such a beautiful book. I felt like I was there. Forget the Night brings all the facets of family experience together in a way that promotes a deeper understanding of the complexities and simple truth of growing up. There is no hate in your book; your tone is all love and truth. -- Reba Fourier, Marriage/Family Therapist, Palo Alto, CA
Descrizione libro Life Arrow, 1995. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria M0964692104