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Nikki Patin with memoir

Nikki Patin founded Surviving the Mic, a space for survivors of sexual harm to share their stories through spoken word. She recently published her a memoir, titled “Working On Me.”

Nikki Patin with memoir

Nikki Patin founded Surviving the Mic, a space for survivors of sexual harm to share their stories through spoken word. She recently published her a memoir, titled “Working On Me.”

New memoir charts healing journey in face of family dysfunction

The book is accompanied by a seven-track visual EP.

Nikki Patin founded Surviving the Mic, a space for survivors of sexual harm to share their stories through spoken word. She recently published her a memoir, titled “Working On Me.”

   

Growing up in an interracial family on Chicago’s far South Side, author Nikki Patin outlines struggles with domestic violence, self-esteem, and fatphobia, and the lifelong journey of healing from trauma.

Reset talks with the author about breaking the cycle.

GUEST: Nikki Patin, founder, Surviving the Mic, author of Working On Me

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