Book ‘Mother Noise’ by Cindy House

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A poignant and beautiful memoir told in essays and graphic shorts about what life looks like twenty years after recovery from addiction — and how to live with the past as a parent, writer, and sober person — from a regular opener for David Sedaris, Cindy House. Mother Noise opens with Cindy, twenty years into recovery after a heroin addiction, grappling with how to tell her nine-year-old son about her past. She wants him to learn this history from her, not anyone else; but she worries about the effect this truth may have on him. Told in essays and graphic narrative shorts, Mother Noise is a stunning memoir that delves deep into our responsibilities as parents while celebrating the moments of grace...
Publisher: Scribner / Marysue Rucci Books (May 17, 2022)  Pages: 240 pages  ISBN-10: 1982168757  ISBN-13: 978-1982168759  ASIN:‎ B09JPJFFY7

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Cindy House is an essayist, short story writer, artist, and a regular opener for David Sedaris on his tours across the country. She studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and earned an MFA from Lesley University in 2017. She lives in New Haven, Connecticut, with her husband and son.