By Kristin McGuiness
Fifty one dates. 50 weeks. That was once the social scan Kristen McGuiness—single, dwelling in l. a., and getting into her thirties newly sober—embarked upon. McGuiness suggestion dealing with her fight with alcoholism stands out as the toughest half, with love coming simply afterwards. It didn’t. Rethinking her past relationship method, she embarks at the final social scan: fifty one dates over the process 50 weeks, and an opportunity to assert the lifestyles she concept was once presupposed to be hers.
Dodging CHAs (Cheesy Hollywood Actors) and males with self-diagnosed RAD (Relationship nervousness Disorder), McGuiness is decided to discover the "perfect guy" by means of being the "perfect girl." yet McGuiness, like every people, has her personal matters to take care of: a eager for the incorrect type of males, a penchant for swearing, and a tough courting together with her father in maximum-security criminal. yet because the 12 months progresses, McGuiness starts to increase a brand new desire for her future—the dates rework into truth-seeking missions, and element her towards a existence with fulfilling paintings, a supportive relatives and, with assistance from a neighborhood shaman, a comforting spirituality. informed with wry humor, pathos, and an interesting loss of self-pity, 51/50 is a relocating event.
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