A MEMOIR & A LOVE STORY
We shouldn't be here. Addiction and depression tried to destroy us. He almost died of an overdose. We almost divorced.
But look...look what came on the other side of pain & tragedy & 47 chances. Look what comes on the other side of rising again...and again...and again. Look what love can do...even when you stop believing in it.
No matter what's standing in your way right now...no matter how many times you've had to #RiseAgain, remember this:
LOVE ALWAYS SHOWS UP
If you keep looking for it
(And it usually arrives
when you least expect it)
WE LOST EVERYTHING & GOT IT ALL BACK: HOW WE SURVIVED AMERICA'S OPIOID CRISIS
Eight years ago, I didn’t have a future. I had an addict for a husband, chaos for a life, food stamps for groceries, and three small children. I had dreams, but they seemed impossible given all those other things I just mentioned. When I asked my husband to leave, I lost everything…again. But then something extraordinary happened...and my nightmare became a happily ever after.
TO A BOOK STORE NEAR YOU
He fell in love with her, then he fell in love with a bottle of tiny, white pills. They were a typical middle-class family. Everyone thought they had it all, but the truth was, they'd just lost everything and Kory was hiding a deadly opioid addiction after injuring his back helping his grandma. When she finally found the courage to kick him out, love stepped in.
"SHE'S THE GIFT WE GOT ON THE OTHER SIDE OF FORGIVENESS & 47 CHANCES"
Did you know she's the gift we got on the other side of everything that tried to break us? After he conquered his addiction, after he won back my heart, after I forgave him, after love moved mountains to bring us back together....2 pink lines showed up to bring us a billion times more love. We named her Kama....because it means...
❤ L O V E ❤