RECKLESS: A Memoir

By Rebecca Allard

Biography & memoir | Paperback, eBook


Most of us never get this close to the flame. Why would a middle class white woman fall in love with a convicted felon from Harlem? Reckless is the story of her addiction to danger and the journey she took to reclaim her heart, mind and soul. “With perfect clarity, Allard recounts almost two decades of her debilitating – nearly fatal – marriage.” ...Kirkus Indie Reviews “The intense push-pull to danger is beautifully rendered and devastating.” ...Philip Gerson, award winning playwright, screenwriter and television writer whose credits include, "Murder, She Wrote" and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman." "An incredible memoir... resilience of the soul and self." ...Linsey Abrams, Pushcart Prize Winner



Rebecca Allard is the author of Reckless: A Memoir, the story of her addiction to danger. From 1971 to 1981 she was a professional actor in New York City. She then joined a Fortune 500 accounting and auditing firm and rose to the position of director. Rebecca retired in 2000 to focus on her writing and was privileged to study with Vivian Gornick and Linsey Abrams. In 2003, she joined Lehman Brothers where she served as senior administrator on the global equity syndicate desk through the collapse in 2008. Rebecca is currently working on her second memoir about her five years at Lehman.


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Rebecca Allard is the author of Reckless: A Memoir, the story of her addiction to danger. From 1971 to 1981 she was a professional actor in New York City. She then joined a Fortune 500 accounting and auditing firm and rose to the position of director. Rebecca retired in 2000 to focus on her writing and was privileged to study with Vivian Gornick and Linsey Abrams. In 2003, she joined Lehman Bro...


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