Book Reviews | Memoir

Scattering Ashes: A Memoir of Letting Go by Joan Rough | Review

April 22, 2017

When her alcoholic and emotionally abusive mother s health declines, Joan Rough invites her to move in with her. Rough longs to be the good daughter, helping her narcissistic mother face the reality of her coming death. But when repressed memories of childhood abuse by her mother arise, Rough is filled with deep resentment and hatred toward the woman who birthed her, and her dream of mending their tattered relationship shatters. Seven years later, when her mother dies, she is left with a plastic bag of her mother s ashes and a diagnosis of PTSD. What will she do with them?

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Author Interview | Child Abuse | Memoir

Interview (and Giveaway) with Pamela Lynn France, Author of Life Soup, A Memoir: Testifying on the Healing Power of Jesus Christ

July 7, 2015

Today I am delighted to host my guest, Pamela Lynn France, author of  Life Soup, A Memoir: Testifying of the Healing Power of Jesus Christ .  Pamela’s story of surviving a childhood of abuse is a testimony to others of their own ability to rise above and survive. A copy of Pamela’s memoir, in ebook or […]

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