My Tree Called Life: Writing And Living Through Serious Illness
Edited by Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg
Turning Point, in partnership with Mammoth Publications, 2009
Paperback: 148 pages
This book is an anthology of poetry and prose contributed by participants in the Turning Point’s writing programs. It is an honest, heartfelt description of the process of living with illness and facing its struggles. It contains writings of pain, joy, anger and strength and is a testament to the courageous journey that turning Point’s participants embark upon when faced with illness. It is a testament to hope and to the resiliency of the human spirit.
Available through Turning Point: The Center for Healing and Hope for $20 ($15 of which is tax-deductible) as a fundraiser to support this remarkable center’s work in helping individuals and families living with serious illness.