Giving Up Giving Up: The Memoir of a Quitter Giving Up Giving Up: The Memoir of a Quitter is a self-help book in the form of a memoir, by author Abigail Gazda. The intention of this four-part book is to have readers take a look at how their life has come to be. Through personal anecdotes and powerful questioning, Abigail will guide you to clear the space to unleash your greatness. Gazda, who’s made her own “hot mess” of transformation, invites you to get your hands dirty digging into this book, and beginning your journey of stepping into your power. With a history of ontological training in her back pocket, Abigail shares her own breakdowns, breakthroughs, and possibilities, in order to empower readers to accept themselves and create a life they love.