Date: January 6, 2004
Reviewed: Advance Review Copy
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for Uncompromising Romantics
By Sasha Cagen
(2000) n. A person who enjoys being single (but is not opposed to
being in a relationship) and generally prefers to be alone rather
than date for the sake of being in a couple. With unique traits
an optimistic spirit; a sensibility that transcends relationship
status. She also: romantic, wistful, idealist, independent.
I knew from the start by reading
the above definition I had found my type of book. At long last,
I had a description of myself to give friends and family. It was
thrilling to discover there are others in the world that shares
this trait. In reading their interviews, I was amazed at the similarities
each of us had in common. We shared similar jobs, hobbies, and interests.
This book did a superb job in exploring what it truly means to be
a quirkalone. Overflowing with interviews, examples, and memorable
quotes, it gives the reader an in-depth explanation on why these
unique individuals walk a very distinctive path.
I finished reading this book I felt it provided me a greater sense
of who I truly am, and the fulfillment was unspeakable. It provided
me insight that showed how it is perfectly acceptable to follow
my own inner voice and live the life I was meant to follow. Very