The Night the Lights Went Out A Memoir of Life After Brain Damage by Drew Magary | 4.1 MB
English | 9 Pages
Title: The Night the Lights Went Out
Author: Drew Magary
A fascinating, darkly funny comeback story of learning to live with a broken mind after a near-fatal traumatic brain injury-from the acclaimed author of The Hike
"Drew Magary has produced a remarkable account of his journey, one that is filled with terror, tenderness, beauty, and grace."-David Grann, bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon
Drew Magary, fan-favorite Defector and former Deadspin columnist, is known for his acerbic takes and his surprisingly nuanced chronicling of his own life. But in The Night the Lights Went Out, he finds himself far out of his depths. On the night of the 2018 Deadspin Awards, he suffered a mysterious fall that caused him to smash his head so hard on a cement floor that he cracked his skull in three places and suffered a catastrophic brain hemorrhage. For two weeks, he remained in a coma. The world was gone to him, and him to it.
In his long recovery from...