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Walking Without Skin is compelling reading. An authentic narrative voice reflects the arduous journey of Lois Wagner through a series of life crises emanating from her violent attack and rape at her Cape Town office one New Year’s weekend, culminating years later in her finding the courage to attend her attacker’s parole hearing to forgive him, and in so doing setting hers ...more
Kindle Edition, 311 pages
Published October 13th 2020 (first published October 2020)
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Lauren Kinghorn
Nov 18, 2020 rated it it was amazing
What an incredibly emotional read and so brilliantly put together.

I'm not saying this is an easy read because it's about a violent attack and brutal rape. And it's especially difficult to read because this is like the raw, uncut version of a movie - Lois shares her thoughts and feelings as she jotted them down at the time of the incident.

I admire Lois for her courage. She fought back.

I am halfway through reading this story so I'm still seeing Lois in the early stages of grief and post-traumat
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Lois Strachan
Oct 19, 2020 rated it it was amazing
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This is a powerful narrative – part journal, part stream of consciousness, part practical advice – of the authors journey from fear to forgiveness to freedom after she was brutally attacked and raped.



I often find I am triggered by descriptions of violence in books, so was a little nervous when I began reading it, especially since we share the same first name But, for some reason, this time I was okay. Despite feeling very connected to the author as I read her words, my own anxieties were in no
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Lois Wagner – your Friend for Forgiveness - helps people move from victim to survivor to thriver and beyond to freedom after facing a life or business challenge or adversity.

She does this by building their resilience and grit, developing a growth mindset, energising their mojo, and forgiving self and others using her signature (and sometimes humorous) A-Z process via one-on-one or group coaching
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