I write this response only about halfway through "Girl Meets God." I may very well edit my review after the last page is turned, but I have some comments for the meantime.
As an Anne Lamott-, Madeleine L'Engle-, Nora Gallagher- reading liberal Christian type, I was interested in all the buzz about "Girl Meets God." Most reviews describe Winner as an intellectual evangelical who can write a memoir with the best of them. And this is true. Winner is quite smart, and she articulates her spiritual path (first to Orthodox Judaism, then to evangelical Anglicanism) with literary panache. One especially enjoyable aspect of the book is its vivid language and imagery. The book (as of yet) is lush… Read more