If you are a person who ever finds it necessary to interact with other people, this book is for you. If you are a mother, daughter, friend, sister, wife, girlfriend, or a human being, Scary Close will have you living intentionally in all of your relationships.
Tired of trying to impress the people around him, author Donald Miller decided to focus on creating meaningful relationships by being radically honest about who he was and who he was not. This book encourages us to take a look at the roles we play in our relationships and the many masks we wear around strangers. It encourages the reader to believe that they can be loved for who they truly are and not just for how useful or successful they appear to be. In order to be loved we need to be known. In order to be known in our relationships we need to be open, honest and vulnerable with each other. Read this book and you might find yourself connecting instantly with strangers and relating more deeply to those most important to you.
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