Renee Gibbon's "Longing for Elsewhere" is such an inspiring book. It shows us if you can dream, you can do. Read morePublished on May 1, 2013 by fran hanson
Renee amused me. ("I wish I was as skinny as I was when I was fat.") She inspired me.(Stories of homeless friends)
Then to top it off I met her and she brought me to tears. Read more
This extremely personal autobiography is such a wonderful read! Renee writes about her young life of abject poverty in Dublin, her travels, and her adult life in San Francisco. Read morePublished on February 11, 2012 by Rosebud
A well-written read, which is, at turns, funny, sad, courageous and inspiring. Her stories draw the reader in, inviting one to pull up a chair and sit a spell. Read morePublished on January 8, 2012 by Kindle Customer
So glad I read this book! It's inspiring, heart wrenching and funny.
It's made up of vignettes from life experiences, and all the lessons learned by a wise and tenacious... Read more