Priestdaddy by Patricia Lockwood


Patricia Lockwood

336 pages first pub 2017 (editions)

nonfiction memoir religion emotional funny reflective medium-paced


The childhood of Patricia Lockwood, the poet dubbed "The Smutty-Metaphor Queen of Lawrence, Kansas" by The New York Times, was unusual in many respects. There was the location: an impoverished, nuclear waste-riddled area of the American Midwest. T...

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funny 90%
reflective 74%
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lighthearted 24%
dark 17%
challenging 11%
hopeful 9%
inspiring 8%
sad 6%
informative 5%
adventurous 4%
relaxing 2%
mysterious 1%
tense 1%


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fast 16%

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