Wide Open: A Love Story by D. M. DitsonWide Open: A Love Story by D. M. Ditson

Wide Open: A Love Story

byD. M. Ditson

Paperback | May 1, 2019

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Wide Open begins with the start of a promising relationship. As D. M. Ditson falls in love, she is forced to confront her past: a fundamentalist Christian upbringing, family secrets, and a series of men who sexually assaulted her when she was between the ages of eighteen and twenty five. One of the assaults was so devastating that it left her showering in her sleep, trying in vain to wash the darkness away.D. M. Ditson's story is a raw and emotional account of how she became so vulnerable to assault, of the depths to which she fell, and of her excruciating recovery from post-traumatic stress disorder.
D. M. Ditson is obsessed with telling the truth. She has been writing for over a decade as a journalist and as a government communications consultant. Wide Open is her first book. Before it was published, her memoir won the 2017 John V. Hicks prize, awarded by the Saskatchewan Writers' Guild. D.M. Ditson recently moved from Regina, Sa...
Title:Wide Open: A Love StoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:May 1, 2019Publisher:Coteau BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1550509667

ISBN - 13:9781550509663