If I Don't Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings
If I Don’t Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings is a powerful and emotional book that brings you to the forefront of every major school shooting in the United States. Through heart-wrenching recounts of each survivor, you’ll get to experience a fraction of the trauma, heartbreak, and the eventual activation for change that occurs after a tragedy of this kind.
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Fat Girl, Skinny
Anyone who's ever been a few pounds overweight, had self-esteem issues, love troubles, or a bad relationship-in other words every woman I know-will see herself in Amye Archer's story.
Riding in Cars with Boys
Readers of a certain x-shaped generation will pop this mixtape of a collection into their Sony Walkman and hear Amye Archer sing to us the soundtrack of a life from girlhood to motherhood.
Amye Archer is the author of Fat Girl, Skinny: A Memoir, and the co-editor of If I Don't Make It, I Love You: Survivors in the Aftermath of School Shootings. She co-hosts the podcast Gen X, This is Why. She has been published in Brevity, Longreads, Citron Review, Scary Mommy, The Cut, and more. Her Essay, Slow Motion, received a notable in Best American Essays 2016. You can follow her at @amyearcher