Michael Scott Moore, American journalist and author, talks about his experience as a hostage of Somali pirates (the topic of his new memoir, The Desert and the Sea: 977 Days Captive on the Somali Pirate Coast). Starting with details about piracy, to explain how he wound up in Somalia, Mike dives deep into the raw, emotional territory of hope, despair, hatred, and depression. With calm clarity of someone who’s survived a season in hell, Mike explains how he overcame his negative emotions and found a way to live without them -- and even to forgive his captors.
This talk is just a teaser for the memoir itself, which is a suspenseful, page-turning thriller as well as a philosophical meditation. Gear yourself for this gut-wrenching voyage into the depths of despair, knowing that in the end, this captivating story truly has a happy ending.
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