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Untamed In her most revealing and powerful book yet, the beloved activist, speaker, and author of the bestselling sensations Love Warrior and Carry On, Warrior explores the joy and peace we discover when we stop striving to meet the expectations of the world, and start trusting the voice deep within us This is how you find yourselfThere is a voice of longing inside every woman We strive so mightily to be good good mothers, daughters, partners, employees, citizens, and friends We believe all this striving will make us feel alive Instead, it leaves us feeling weary, stuck, overwhelmed, and underwhelmed We look at our lives, relationships, and world, and wonder Wasn t it all supposed to be beautiful than thisWe quickly silence that question, telling ourselves to be grateful We hide our simmering discontent even from ourselves Until we reach our boiling pointFour years ago, Glennon Doyle bestselling Oprah endorsed author, renowned activist and humanitarian, wife and mother of three was speaking at a conference when a woman entered the room Glennon looked at her and fell instantly in love Three words flooded her mind There She Is At first, Glennon assumed these words came to her from on high Soon she realized that they came to her from withinGlennon was finally hearing her own voice the voice that had been silenced by decades of cultural conditioning, numbing addictions, and institutional allegiances This was the voice of the girl Glennon had been before the world told her who to be She vowed to never again abandon herself She decided to build a life of her own one based on her individual desire, intuition, and imagination She would reclaim her true, untamed selfSoulful and uproarious, forceful and tender, Untamed is both a memoir and a galvanizing wake up call It offers a piercing, electrifying examination of the restrictive expectations women are issued from birth shows how hustling to meet those expectations leaves women feeling dissatisfied and lost and reveals that when we quit abandoning ourselves and instead abandon the world s expectations of us, we become women who can finally look at ourselves and recognize There She Is Untamed shows us how to be brave As Glennon insists The braver we are, the luckier we get

10 thoughts on “Untamed

  1. says:

    This is a sacred day to me The most important thing I ve ever written my new book UNTAMED is available for the first time TODAY.I m often asked why I don t publish booksoften My answer is this I never write a new book until I ve become a new woman Over the past few years, I became a new woman UNTAMED tells that story.At an event for LOVE WARRIOR, a woman walked into the room and the mome

  2. says:

    2 Stars Did anyone else find this book to basically be the author patting herself on the back about how she is just nailing life at the moment The author should have just made a prologue that readListen up masses I have figured it all out because I msensitive than you and thus for just can understand the world better Also I know what you re thinking will I as a white woman address racism

  3. says:

    Love Warrior is one of my all time favorite memoirs I ve never read an author be so honest about their flaws, so completely vulnerable and exposed to the world With everything out on the table, she delivers stories that are truly gut wrenching, inspiring, and ultimately uplifting I recommend it to 100% of my writer friends who are working on memoirs It s that good Untamed is the follow up

  4. says:

    Audiobook read by Glennon DoyleMy thoughts and feelings changed several times from positive to negative back to positive back to negative By the end I was just glad to be DONE If this book was clearly a memoir I wouldn t have felt annoyed I often didn t buy her strategies in achieving emotional balance because she lacked balance in important areas of life true empathy for others.Glennon wil

  5. says:

    Since I am African MexicanAmerican, I have a hard time reading memoirs sometimes especially when it is from the White Woman perspective, however I really enjoyed the story Glennon Doyle wrote Doyle is able to write about finding and being true to yourself but is able to drop gems of information even though she comes from a place of privilege which she acknowledges herself I want to give this

  6. says:

    I wanted to like this book and I am sure for most this book is inspirational and empowering I agree with her core message, I just found the whole book annoying I can t put my finger on it.

  7. says:

    According to my kindle, I made it 71% of the way through this book before I called the time of death The themes of honoring yourself, busting societal boundaries, and fighting inequality were appealing and honorable But they didn t feel honest Glennon uses direct quotes to express exchanges that happened years prior The quotes are too perfect It s the phrasing we d use if we had years to refra

  8. says:

    I guess I was expecting this to beof a memoir rather than a lecture

  9. says:

    Did you hear choo choo sound of disappointment train Yes, I heard it, I ve been there, done that And can you feel the approaching steps of unpopular review yes, it s coming right now One step, two step, three step And here we are I m about to give two stars one of the books inspired and got so many great reviews from the readers I wish I could be one of them I wish I could carry a happy smile af

  10. says:

    Bland White feminism, paired with self fan fiction.

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