Goodbye, Again: Essays, Reflections, and Illustrations

Goodbye, Again: Essays, Reflections, and Illustrations

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The wonderfully original author of Everyone's a Aliebn When Ur a Aliebn Too gives us a collection of touching and hilarious personal essays, stories, poems—accompanied by his trademark illustrations—covering topics such as mental health, happiness, and what it means to belong.

Jonny Sun is back with a collection of essays and other writings in his unique, funny, and heartfelt style. The pieces range from long meditations on topics like loneliness and being an outsider, to short humor pieces, conversations, and memorable one-liners.

Jonny's honest writings about his struggles with feeling productive, as well as his difficulties with anxiety and depression will connect deeply with his fans as well as anyone attempting to create in our chaotic world.

It also features a recipe for scrambled eggs that might make you cry.

Title:Goodbye, Again: Essays, Reflections, and Illustrations
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780062880857
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    Goodbye, Again: Essays, Reflections, and Illustrations Reviews

  • Jonny Sun

    uh, am i allowed to say that i like this book...

  • Emily

    “When my plants grow, it feels like they are teaching me to experience my own happiness in slow motion, not over the course of a few seconds, a few moments, but over the course of weeks, months. ...

  • Andrew

    While reading this book, I felt like Jonny Sun was speaking both directly to and from my soul, and with every page I thought, "Wow, he gets it." Yes, while many of these essays are short, they are so ...

  • chantel nouseforaname

    One of the most thoughtful, calm & relatable books I’ve ever read. It’s one of those books that lifts up the veil on our current insecure “if we’re not productive, we’re lazy” self-punishi...

  • Julian

    A unique, heartfelt, and at times beautiful book, that maybe overstates its case.The opening chapters of this book struck me very directly at this point in my life; Jonny writes about a combination of...

  • Zander Kim

    It feels rude to rate this any less than five stars. A collection of honest essays on living through the pandemic, toxic work culture, and being able to navigate a world that constantly pressures us t...

  • Mr. Armstrong

    Screw good or bad.For me, personally, this is an all-timer and one of the most meaningful reading experiences I've had in years. There are like 50 sentences that say things about me that I've never be...

  • Sean

    Favorite pieces:-On peace-Is it living or is it alive?"I am trying to catch myself more whenever I think about work as something that's alive. When work is 'pressuring' someone, or 'growing,' or 'need...

  • Michelle | musingsbymichelle

    *Thank you NetGalley and HarperAudio for this book in exchange for an honest review.Jonny Sun is a delight and this book is delightful. Through what I can only describe as musings, Sun describes the w...

  • Sarah

    Beautiful meditations on family, belonging, anxiety, burnout, and most delightfully, house plants. Highly recommended. ...