Living for Today

From Incest and Molestation to Fearlessness and Forgiveness
Product Number: EB00758953
Released: May 08, 2019
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780757395895
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Silence Broken and Stigmas Shattered-Help for Incest Survivors Is Here Fans of Erin Merryn'sheart-wrenchingdebut memoir Stolen Innocence were left wondering at the end what would become of an emotionally fragile Erin after her confrontation with the reality of being a child of incest and molestation. InLiving for Today,readers find that Erincultivated the strength to face her abuser and eventually facilitated and experienced relief from years of emotional restlessness,while also igniting the beginnings of a new fearless journey. Living for Today chronicles that journey, which began with the unearthing of private shame and releasing of ugly memories andlettinggo of guilt and becomingthe mouthpiece of millions of her generation. Through her compelling narrative, readers will learn how they, too, can: -Learn to look forward, in spite of an abusive past -Block off any impending guilt from outing an abuser -Deal with interfamily strife as a result of incest and molestation -Shake off the "victim" tag and replace it with one that reads "survivor" Living for Today is Merryn's contributionto an audiencethathas feltvictimized, ashamed,isolated, and silenced by its abusers andoffers a roadmap for self-discovery, forgiveness, and empowerment to help readers rid the stigma they have attached to theirtrauma and live fully andfearlessly for today.

Author(s): Erin Merryn
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 2010

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