|About the Book|
Sister, Survivor: Finding Your Survivor Spirit After Abuse is a personal conversation from one Survivor to another.Abuse is not the end. We can become bitter, but we can also become better. Post traumatic stress disorder also has a little talkedMoreSister, Survivor: Finding Your Survivor Spirit After Abuse is a personal conversation from one Survivor to another.Abuse is not the end. We can become bitter, but we can also become better. Post traumatic stress disorder also has a little talked about side effect, known as Post Traumatic Growth that has changed the lives of millions whether they realized it or not. This is the essence of the Survivor Spirit.In these pages the author shares her journey to the discovery of her own Survivor Spirit and the many strengths that surviving abuse brings with it.Ayngel refused to give up when her doctors gave her little hope of recovery from a mysterious illness. Already reclusive from lifelong social anxiety, she was suddenly left home bound and often bedridden with a painful and debilitating condition the doctors diagnosed as fibromyalgia. Doctors gave her little hope of recovery or treatment for her condition, but she refused to give up.New studies are confirming a link between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and the pain and fatigue that many trauma victims endure later in life. The verdict is in, abuse sticks around long after the physical scars have healed.A self help memoir with hope and humor, this visually stunning volume examines the dilemmas faced by abuse Survivors in a world of people who expect us to be normal.Some of us dont know how to be anything but different.An inspirational tribute to the Survivor Spirit in all of us. Ayngel and her writing alter ego Boshemia share their personal victories and defeats on the journey from Victim to Survivor to Thriver....Join them on the quest to discover what it is that Survivors seem to have that perpetual victims dont, and along the way learn how to:- How to identify and use your Survivor Spirit for good or for evil.- How to let go of the abuse that you have suffered in the past.- How to build stronger, and healthier personal relationships.- Find the YOU that you were truly meant to be.- Set personal boundaries that arent a prison.- Stop the cycle of abuse in your life for good.