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Author Leigh, Tova, author.

Title F*cked at 40 [electronic resource] : life beyond suburbia, monogamy & stretch marks / Tova Leigh.

Publication Info. London : Watkins, 2020.


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Summary "I was bored, angry, tired and sad. I felt all alone yet I had nothing to complain about. I had a good job, a husband who as far as I could tell wasn't shagging his assistant, three children who apart from being the occasional assholes were pretty good kids; a house, a dog and everything else we are told as little girls we should aspire to. But inside, I was growing restless. I was sick of having the same dull conversations about meal plans and kid-friendly holidays. I was frustrated with having the same married sex I'd been having for the past seven years, or not having any sex at all. I didn't want to be looked at as just a 'mom'. I wanted to be desired, to make someone's hair stand on end and go crazy for me. I didn't want to live by some label that didn't represent me. I looked at my messy SUV after my yoga class one morning and I wanted to vomit on it all. I panicked, thinking about how I am slowly approaching middle age and the menopause and I wondered how many years do I have left of being 'f**ckable' before everything starts going downhill?" We have many sides to us, most of the time we think we must choose just one character and stick to it. But the truth is, we can be all of them without having to choose. I am finally able to show the world that I am a bit of an idiot who dances around her kitchen in her knickers and makes silly videos with her husband, as well as a responsible parent and a businesswoman who runs her own company.When you find authenticity it's hard to go back. It's like opening a door to the truth and starting to breathe a new type of air. This discovery is what prompted me to write. It's my way of saying HERE I AM. I don't think we should be sorry for who we are. None of us.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] Watkins Media 2020 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Leigh, Tova.
Leigh, Tova -- Family.
Internet personalities -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Mothers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Married people -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Middle-aged women -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Women -- Conduct of life.
Women -- Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Midlife crisis -- Anecdotes.
Self-realization in women.
Self-realization in women. (OCoLC)fst01111914
Mothers. (OCoLC)fst01026940
Midlife crisis. (OCoLC)fst01020589
Middle-aged women. (OCoLC)fst01020409
Married people. (OCoLC)fst01010656
Internet personalities. (OCoLC)fst01931085
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Women -- Conduct of life. (OCoLC)fst01176610
Women -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01176947
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Autobiographies. (OCoLC)fst01919894
Anecdotes. (OCoLC)fst01423876
Electronic books.
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Added Title Fucked at 40
F*cked at forty
ISBN 9781786783752 (electronic bk.)

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