Birth of a New J: A Cathartic Memoir
The head and heart are the most demanding organs. Rid yourself of toxins. Learn to breathe. Julie's story beings at her own birth, buttocks first - was she trying to make a U-turn back into the womb to learn those "three life lessons"?
Author Julie Guardado takes you into a 6 year period of costly mistakes, toxic relationships and the devastating realities of life in, Bir...more
This book really got to me. I feel like I Know Julie Guardado; and of course I do, as will anybody who takes the time to read her story. It's not that Julie's life is that different or unusual--it's that it is NOT that different from the life of millions of America woman living their lives and making choices, good and bad. What is so refreshing and unusual about this book is Julie's complete and unflinching candor about those choices. Everyone ...more
I’m an Elton and Elvis-loving girl from California’s Central Valley. For ten years, I’ve been working as a registered nurse in Sacramento. But, my true passion is writing. My all-time favorite books are: The Poisonwood Bible (Kingsolver), City of Thieves (Benioff) and The Diving Bell & The Butterfly (Bauby).
I’m the author of Birth of a New J: A Cathartic Memoir, A Message for Grandpa, and Con ...more