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In The Chronology of Water, words get memoirist Lidia Yuknavitch through a riptide life.

Lidia Yuknavitch is a self-proclaimed language bandit. Other writers purposely disturb their readers’ comprehension, because, well, they want to change language as we know it. Yuknavitch’s The Chronology of Water plays with language, but it also brings an extra dimension to the wordsmith memoir: it’s a sputteringly good read. Yuknavitch offers pieces of her early […]