Before, Afdre, and After, Maureen Twomey

Grief & Hardship, Health & Well Being, Self-Help & Motivational

When Maureen Twomey was only thirty-three years old, she experienced a massive stroke—one that took away her ability to read, write, walk, and even speak (AAAAAAAHHH!!). Well, she wasn’t about to go down without a fight. In Before, Afdre, and After, Twomey offers a sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes comical, and ultimately inspiring account of what it is to … Read more

The Longest Trail: A True Story, Roni McFadden

Coming of Age, Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, Spirituality & Philosophy

At 14 years old, Roni McFadden was already headed for trouble. When her mother divorced Roni’s abusive step-father, whatever closeness existed between mother and daughter disappeared. The only thing that Roni had left in her life with any meaning was her little horse Sparol. When she met an old cowboy who lived down the road, … Read more

NAKED, Julie Freed

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, Parenting & Relationships, Self-Help & Motivational

10 years ago a Mississippi house and marriage violently disintegrated.  Abandoned by her husband and left alone to raise an infant in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Julie is surrounded by the rubble of her life – stripped bare by love and loss.  What happens when one woman loses everything?   Naked is a true story about … Read more

Golden Words: The A to Z Toolkit for Changing Your Life One Word at a Time, Sally Stone Ed.D.

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, Psychology & Counseling, Religion & Spirtuality, Self-Help & Motivational, Spirituality & Philosophy

When author Sally Stone returned from her near death experience (NDE), she was certain she’d be okay. But she wasn’t. Doctors told her she was headed for life in a wheelchair with chronic pain, but she knew from the messages she received during her NDE that life in a wheelchair was not her destiny. She … Read more

Make a Wish for Me: A Family’s Recovery from Autism, LeeAndra M. Chergey

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, Self-Help & Motivational

When LeeAndra Chergey is told that her son, Ryan, is no longer considered “normal,” she and her family are forced into a new way of handling the outside world. Together, Chergey’s family and a team of carefully chosen therapists put in years of hard work, and eventually teach Ryan to speak and express emotions. Through … Read more

A Collection of Short Stories, Catharine LJ Parks

Anthology, Grief & Hardship, Health & Well Being, Novella & Short Story

A collection of ten short stories. They say experience is the best teacher, and so these stories feature actual life experiences based on humour, revelation, life changes, grief,and loss. You will laugh along with 9-year-old Cat as her underwear fell to the street while walking with Mom and Dad. See how Mom fixed the problem … Read more