Permanent Home: A Memoir by Mary Ellen Gambutti

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

This memoir traces the 1950s and 1960s childhood of an adopted Air Force daughter. Her anxiety and sense of loss coincide with restlessness and stormy resentment in her teens. Sad longing, then determination to know her truthful origins culminates at age forty. A stroke in mid-life underscores her need to claim selfhood. This is an anthology of published essays and colorful vignettes. From $2.99 SHOP NOW


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