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Boundaries and Bottom Lines

Talking toxic moms, the enduring magic of Summer Lovers, and a deep dive into Surviving The White Gaze, with Rebecca Carroll.

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Episode Notes

Danny Lavery welcomes author Rebecca Carroll, who recently published her critically acclaimed memoir, Surviving the White Gaze.

Lavery and Carroll give advice to a letter writer who is wondering how to distance herself from her abusive mom. Also, Carroll goes in depth about the experiences that inspired her memoir, and a lighting round question about whether to hang on to a conservative friend.

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Boundaries and Bottom Lines

Talking toxic moms, the enduring magic of Summer Lovers, and a deep dive into Surviving The White Gaze, with Rebecca Carroll.

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Every week, Danny M. Lavery brings on a guest to answer questions from listeners before diving into conversation about relationships, dissatisfaction, drives, regrets, estrangement, embarrassment, self-assessments, and feelings from the monumental to the minute.

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