Terminally Optimistic

By BJ Barnes
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“People who love to laugh are the salt of the earth.” ~ BJ Barnes

Who brings you joy, laughter, and love?

Terminally Optimistic is BJ Barnes’ witty, funny and, at times, heartbreaking memoir filled with stories of the people around her who have made her fall in love with life.

Everyone has a story to tell, and for B.J. Barnes, it’s her positive outlook on life that makes her experiences truly unforgettable!

About the Author

BJ Barnes is a traveler at heart, always ready to explore where the road takes her. Some of her favorite spots include Hilton Head Island, South Carolina; Bar Harbor, Maine; and Chicago, Illinois.

She also loves her local public library in Cortland, Ohio. You can find her there, enjoying the children’s programs with her great-niece and great-nephew.

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Published: 2023
Page Count: 100

Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Thought-provoking and uplifting exploration of the power of optimism

"Terminally Optimistic" by Bj Barnes is a thought-provoking and uplifting exploration of the power of optimism in the face of life's challenges. This book takes readers on a journey through the highs and lows of the human experience, while presenting a refreshing perspective on how optimism can transform our lives.

The author delves into personal anecdotes, and philosophical musings to shed light on the importance of maintaining a positive mindset, even when faced with adversity. Through a combination of storytelling and practical advice, the book serves as a guide for readers to embrace optimism as a tool for personal growth and resilience.

One of the standout features of "Terminally Optimistic" is the author's ability to strike a delicate balance between realism and positivity. Instead of advocating for blind optimism, the book acknowledges the harsh realities of life and encourages readers to find hope and meaning amidst these challenges. The author provides valuable insights on how to reframe negative experiences, cultivate gratitude, and foster self-compassion.

The writing style is engaging and accessible, making it easy for readers of all backgrounds to connect with the material. The author's personal stories are relatable, often drawing empathy and creating an emotional connection with the reader.

Shirley Smith

This is a must read for everyone. We all need to know how to pick ourselves up by the bootstraps in the faces of adversity. BJ Barnes has experienced a lot of adversity - but chooses to accentuate the joys in her life and keep moving forward.

Couldn’t put it down!

Sometimes you’ll laugh, and sometimes you’ll cry! This book is totally relatable! I loved every second of it!