When I Spoke in Tongues: A Story of Faith and Its Loss

When I Spoke in Tongues: A Story of Faith and Its Loss

by Jessica Wilbanks

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807092231
Publisher: Beacon Press
Publication date: 11/13/2018
Pages: 272
Sales rank: 328,550
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Jessica Wilbanks is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize as well as creative nonfiction awards from Ninth Letter, Sycamore Review, Redivider, and Ruminate magazine. In 2014, she was selected as a finalist for the PEN Center USA Literary Award in Journalism. Jessica received her MFA in creative nonfiction from the University of Houston, where she served as nonfiction editor for Gulf Coast. She lives in Houston, Texas with her husband and son.

Table of Contents

PART I

CHAPTER 1
Ghost Language

CHAPTER 2
House-Hunting

CHAPTER 3
Upon This Rock

CHAPTER 4
Revival

CHAPTER 5
The Beach

CHAPTER 6
Ori and Joe

CHAPTER 7
Mushrooms

CHAPTER 8
Live Nativity

CHAPTER 9
Forgiven

PART II

CHAPTER 10
Left Behind

CHAPTER 11
Made in Nigeria

CHAPTER 12
The County

CHAPTER 13
Beloved, Feel Free

CHAPTER 14
Trigger of Africa

CHAPTER 15
The Virgin

CHAPTER 16
On the Far Side of the Fire

CHAPTER 17
The Edge of the Abyss

CHAPTER 18
Back Home

Acknowledgments
A Note on Sources

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