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Scary close : dropping the act and finding true intimacy

Author: Donald Miller
Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee : Nelson Books, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When fling after fling led to lots of drama and a long series of heartaches, Donald Miller decided he'd had enough. There must be a better way to soothe loneliness without jumping on a roller coaster, to feel affirmation without putting on a show, to find true love. It wasn't just about finding the right girl, though that helped. Once he found her, he had to know what to do or "who to be." A manipulative control  Read more...
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Named Person: Donald Miller; Donald Miller; Donald Miller
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Miller
ISBN: 9780785213185 078521318X 0718035674 9780718035679
OCLC Number: 900731656
Description: xvi, 231 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Bob Goff --
The distracting noises of insecurity --
You are good at relationships --
Everybody's got a story and it's not the one they're telling --
Why some animals make themselves look bigger than they are --
Three things I learned about relationships from swimming in a pond --
Performance anxiety in real life --
The people we choose to love --
Control freak --
Five kinds of manipulators --
Lucy in the kitchen --
The risk of being careful --
Great parents do this well --
The stuff of a meaningful life --
Do men do intimacy differently? --
You will not complete me --
The place we left our ghosts.
Responsibility: Donald Miller.

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From the author of Blue Like Jazz comes a story about finding the keys to a healthy relationship and discovering they are also the keys to a healthy family, a healthy career, and a healthy mind. And  Read more...

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