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FROM CRADLE TO BRAVE IS A BEAUTIFULLY WRITTEN POETIC MEMOIR THAT TACKLES FEMALE ABUSE AND THE HEALING.

A disturbing, touching life story recounted with dignity in captivating lyrical rhyme.  It was purposefully written omitting graphic detail with two purposes in mind; to break walls of silence and offer inspiration to other survivors.  The poems are delivered throughout four chapters as a series of memories frozen in time within the author’s mind.  The books final chapter concludes with twenty-four poems of inspiring wisdom to aid survival for other victims.

This candid exposure of her past is both bold and brave, but she believes sharing survivor stories empowers others.  Lifelines for these women are compassion, respect, professional support, time to heal, love and evidence of survival. Tragically, many stories like these are a harsh, silent global reality.  UN Women reports that one in three women have experienced either sexual or domestic violence in their lifetimes.  The majority of whom are shamed into silence.  The author was one such woman until now …