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Nowhere Else I Want to Be, Carol D. Marsh

Grief & Hardship, Medical, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction

Carol D. Marsh founded, directed, and lived at Miriam’s House, a Washington, DC, residence for homeless women living with AIDS. In this powerful memoir, Marsh recalls how she came to confront issues far removed from her own experience: addiction, poverty, and the institutional racism that permeates our society on every level. From the humorous to … Read more

Grace in Progress: Prayers for the Beautifully Broken, J.C. Beichner

Christian Living & Devotional, Grief & Hardship, NonFiction, Religion & Spirtuality, Self-Help & Motivational

In this award-winning Christian devotional, author J. C. Beichner shares her own coming-of-age story of overwhelming childhood loss and her search for forgiveness. Combined with a beautiful collection of prayers, the author’s testimony and reflection help each of us discover the infinite depth of God’s mercy. Grace in Progress: Prayers for the Beautifully Broken is … Read more

Friend Grief and the Military: Band of Friends, Victoria Noe

Civilization & Culture, Grief & Hardship, Health & Well Being, Military NonFiction, NonFiction, Self-Help & Motivational

“They were killing my friends.” That was how Medal of Honor recipient Audie Murphy justified his heroic actions in World War II. As long as there have been wars, men and women in the military have watched their friends die. Experts warn that delaying our grief will complicate our lives. But what about those who … Read more

Truth Over Shame: Rising Above the Stigma of Depression, Michael J. Chase

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

In Michael J. Chase’s emotionally charged memoir, he explains how our most significant moments of pain can lead us toward a life that is bitter . . . or one that is undeniably better. By choosing to see any crisis, big or small, as the precursor to courage, resilience and especially, truth, we discover the … Read more

Serenity: Aging With Dignity, Living With Grace, David Brady

Grief & Hardship, NonFiction, Religion & Spirtuality, Self-Help & Motivational, Spirituality & Philosophy

On January 4th, 2010, I suffered a catastrophic brain injury. That injury dramatically impacted every aspect of my life; impaired my ability to do the work I’ve done all of my career as a writer/producer/director on 130 prime time television episodes and 4 feature films and left me wondering, how do I overcome these challenges?  … Read more

Finding Faith in the Field, Benjamin Duane Hylden

Christian Living & Devotional, Grief & Hardship, NonFiction, Religion & Spirtuality, Self-Help & Motivational

On a cold April day, Ben Hylden tried on his suit coat for the upcoming school prom, then sped toward nearby Park River, ND, for an appointment. Running late and driving too fast, he lost control of his car on ice, flipped the car and was thrown out the passenger’s door-plunging face first into an … Read more