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For fourteen years, Carol D. Marsh, founding executive director of Miriam’s House, lived among and served Washington, D.C.’s homeless women with AIDS.Nowhere Else I Want to Be tells the story of the first ten years of Miriam’s House, from 1996 to 2005. Weaving stories of the women—from the humorous to the tragic, the mundane to the inspiring—with the author’s own struggles—with race and culture, leadership and service, death and dying—this memoir offers an intimate and stirring view into a world in which the transformative power of unconditional love is tested, and triumphs. These stories of life at Miriam’s House illustrate the power of the human spirit to endure against the odds.
Number of Pages: 325
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Social Science, Health + Wellness
Publisher: Ingram Pub Services
Author: Carol D. Marsh
Street Date: January 10, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-38-2395