Foreword Reviews

Don't Get Too Excited

It's Just about a Pair of Shoes and Other Laments from My Life

2018 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, Humor (Adult Nonfiction)

Jen Epstein was born a worrier. As a child she worried her uvula would break off she would swallow it and choke to death. Eventually she was diagnosed with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Whether pondering motherhood or refusing to drink ice water in Costa Rica, Jen, with her self-deprecating humor, exposes her inner demons with stories that are sometimes heart-breaking and always deeply personal, tapping into the minutiae of her life with distinctive style and themes of universal appeal.