“Sparks of Light” is the third installation in the Sacred Hearts Anthology. It’s a collection of stories that highlights the strength and willingness to overcome some of the most traumatic events ever endured. But more importantly, it is a compilation of self-discovery and self-acceptance by a diverse group of women, men, and young adults from around the world who demonstrate there is no shame in our personal journeys. On these pages, these brave hearts rise above abuse, neglect, and trauma to live full bright lives, and become a beacon of light illuminating a path for others to follow.
Whether you’ve personally experienced abuse or know someone who has, Sacred Hearts Rising: Sparks of Light will inspire you to speak your truth, to shine brightly, and never live in the shadows of shame.
International best-selling and award-winning author, Brenda Hammon, continues to inspire and challenge the notion that abuse and trauma should be hidden. Through her Sacred Hearts Rising
Sacred Hearts Rising you’ll find a collection of essays from women who have overcome all manner of struggles: abuse, loss, near-death experiences, mental illness, abandonment, heartbreak, and more. Through this diverse mix of stories, a bright thread connects these women: no matter what befell them, they are not fallen and they will not be silent. Their voices, their hearts, and their lives are rising. Here in these pages, you are invited to join them.
SACRED HEARTS RISING: FINDING YOUR WINGS
The twenty-seven stories contained in the book serve not only as a testament to the strength and resilience of the writers who tell them, but also as a reminder that you the reader are not alone in your struggles, that there is hope for you, too, to find your wings and to rise.
Sacred Hearts Rising: Finding Your Wings holds the essays of a wide variety of humans—people who have faced and survived profound trauma, loss, and pain. In their own words, each of these people will take you on their journey of discovering great strength, determination and understanding that their lives could be different if they chose to seek out something better than where they were. Through their eyes, you will witness both the ease and the challenge involved in finding the wings a person needs to take flight, out of suffering and into a bigger and brighter future.