[William Dameron] The Lie A Memoir of Two Marriages Catfishing Coming Out [vampire hunters Book] ePUB – Epub, TXT and Kindle free

Summary The Lie A Memoir of Two Marriages Catfishing Coming Out

E and romance Was it all an ironic cosmic joke Almost a decade prior William himself had been living a lie that had lasted for than twenty years His secret He was a gay man a fact he hid from his wife and two daughters for almost as long as he had hidden it from himselfIn this emotional and unflinchingly honest memoir of coming out of the closet late in life owning up to the past and facing the future William IncredibleIt s always hard for me to choose between the monthly Kindle first read pre release book selections It s my monthly gift from prime so I carefully peruse each description weigh the number of pages I do love a long book and try to guess which one I should read This despite the fact that I get multiple free books every day and have an unread Kindle stack in the tens of thousandsbut I digress Anyway Rarely does a book just jump out and make the choice for me but this month that s exactly what happened I got to the 6th offering The Lie and knew immediately I needed to read this book despite its slim 266 pages haha I got it and yesterday I read it This book is so incredibly moving William Dameron tells the story of his life as a father and husband with a heavy personal world destroying secret he s gay Somewhere inside he s always known but societal and family pressure along with that soul eating inner fear of possibly not being loved and accepted for who he really is conspire to steal his real life from himAs his story unfolds events transpire that pull his true identity out into the open and it s beautifully messily painful as life always is At times I cried because he judged himself so harshly I wanted to reach out and tell him to be kinder to himself but as his story continued I saw that his redemption was exactly as it needed to be He needed that honesty he needed to strip himself bare and begin his new life with no lies to himself or others He needed to speak and live his truthReading his memoir and being able to watch and feel alongside him as he vanuished the lie that had ruled his life was an incredible journey People are rarely this introspective let alone this honest I felt so honored to be able to see so deeply into someone s storyand his detailing of raw emotional loss interwoven with his uncensored joy once he began living his real true life Well that s why you need to read this book His southernsoftbutbrutal honesty makes you think about what s important and why It encourages self awareness makes you take stock of your life and do that uick soul inventory to think about whether you re living honestly It might make you cry but for me it was good cleansing happy tears I was so proud of this man I ve never even metEven if introspection isn t your usual game in honor of Pride Month I encourage you to read this absolutely extraordinary memoir You won t be sorry

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The Lie A Memoir of Two Marriages Catfishing Coming Out

A candid memoir of denial stolen identities betrayal faking it and coming out Do you know me the email began sparking tremors of fear that turned into a full uake of panic when William Dameron discovered that his selfie had been stolen by strangers On social networks and dating sites his image and identity a forty year old straight white male had been used to hook countless women into believing in lies of lov This book explores William Dameron s struggle to come out as gay both to himself and his wife and children and his attempt to wade through the wreckage created by his decades long lie and find a clear path forward as a father son and husband once again There are so many words I could use to describe this memoir exuisite heartbreaking heartwarming funny inspiring gorgeous riveting but none of them do it justice Even if you can t identify with Dameron s exact struggle his story is deeply human and I felt it deep in my bones It s a story of love and heartbreak betrayal and forgiveness deception and truth self hatred and self acceptance and it s a story that will resonate on some level with every person who reads it There were so many stunning passages but this is one of my favorites We are not the first generation of ueer people who have found ourselves trapped in a straight marriage but please God let us be the last In a world filled with hate and lies propagated by the Trump administration living the truth is a form of resistance and persistence In sharing his truth with us a truth he fought so hard with himself to bring into the light William Dameron has given us all an immensely beautiful gift

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Dameron confronts steroid addiction the shame and homophobia of his childhood the sledgehammer of secrets that slowly tore his marriage apart and his love for a gay father of three that would once again challenge the boundaries of trust At the true heart of The Lie is a universal story about turning self doubt into self acceptance and about pain anger and the long journey of both seeking and giving forgivene Beautifully heartbreaking I generally hate any type of memoir or really anything other than fiction I chose this book because I am a divorce attorney and have been involved in cases much like Mr Dameron s divorce where one spouse came out years into a marriage I have always thought it was selfish of the spouse not the divorce so much but that they married the other person in the first place then went on to have children He had to have known Why use the other person in this way Mr Dameron s book did just what I hoped it would it gave me a different perspective on those uestions Mr Dameron s honesty is evident and he does not gloss over the pain he caused but he explains how a thousand tiny steps sometimes leads us to a place we just aren t meant to be Thank you for helping me grow Mr Dameron


10 thoughts on “The Lie A Memoir of Two Marriages Catfishing Coming Out

  1. says:

    William DameronFortysomething William Dameron Bill had been married to his wife Katherine for twenty years when she confronted him in a Walmart parking lot Just park the car now Bill she said I have to ask you this or I'm afraid I n

  2. says:

    This book explores William Dameron’s struggle to come out as gay—both to himself and his wife and children—and his attempt to wade throu

  3. says:

    A beautiful compassionate and achingly honest memoir about coming out later in life Just gorgeous

  4. says:

    Audio and Story 5 Stars

  5. says:

    IncredibleIt's always hard for me to choose between the monthly Kindle 'first read' pre release book selections It's my monthly gift from prime

  6. says:

    This book was so well written so compelling that I read it in a single reading on a cross country flight The writing is so clear and beautiful that I never had to stop and re read or try to figure out what the author was trying to say The struggle is heartbreaking and the love that the author feels for his family comes shining throu

  7. says:

    I loved everything about this memoir A story about the author coming out in later life after a very long marriage and two teenage daughters You shift back in forth throughout different time periods in his life but I never felt lost o

  8. says:

    This was a beautifully written book I felt very close to all the characters and could feel their emotions Bill Dameron is a middle aged man who finally comes “out of the closet” He has a wife and 2 beautiful children which he adores Try as he might he cannot suppress his true feelings This book takes us on Bill’s j

  9. says:

    Beautifully heartbreaking I generally hate any type of memoir or really anything other than fiction I chose this book because I am a divorce attorney and have been involved in cases much like Mr Dameron’s divorce where one spouse came out years into a marriage I have always thought it was selfish of the spouse not the divorce so much but that they married the other person in the first place then went on to

  10. says:

    I did not think thos book was particularly well written nor ground breaking If you are going to write your life story you had better make sure you are an excellent story teller Oh and having someone explain the difference

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