Mickey, the narrator of this book, looks back at his life growing up in Tilburn, thirty miles out of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. In reflecting on his life, Mickey explores how children let the world in rather than judging it at a safe distance. We inevitably get hurt in the process, and we carry wounds - until we have the courage to revisit them. A theme of the book is that if we revisit our stories with fierce compassion, they can work to free...
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