The birth of A Lesser Pain took 12 years and along the way there were many doubts. While in a federal prison in Minnesota locked away in solitary confinement 300 pages of my book mysteriously disappeared. It was a devastaing blow but only one of many on my journey to becoming an author. It was than that I really started to doubt the conception of my memoir. I didn't think that I would ever find the courage to start writing again. When I was finally released from prison my best friend died from an overdose and I began to descend into a deeper depression than I was already in. I fought and clawed my way back from the depths of that dark ocean that I was drowning and am proud to say that A Lesser Pain is finally here.
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