A Gift of Love: A Journey of Courage and Personal Transformation
eBook (PDF), 212 Pages
If anyone had given me a crystal ball the day I got pregnant and shown me how dramatically my life would change and what I would have to go through, I am sure I would have said I could never do that. But I could do it. I just didn’t know it yet. This is my story, a journey of personal pain, inspiration, and strength. It is one of evolvement and spiritual growth. My son Martin was a gift of love to me. Love taught me forgiveness, joy, and happiness. It also taught me to make the best of what we are given and what we have. My intent in writing this book is to share my experienceand personal growth in the hope that readers will connect with its contents. It is also my hope that my journey may empower others to confront challenges with the strength and courage to prevail.
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Mar 3, 2011Just finished this book and it was one of those books you just cannot put down once you have started reading it. I learned so much and I feel so humbled and honored to have been taken into Anette and Martin's world which consisted of an abundance of love and endurance - more than the average human being can imagine! Whether you're a parent or not, you can and will learn so much from this book as it deals with how to not succumb to a huge curve ball thrown into your life - and in this case a curve ball which will force you to deviate from your life dreams. This book generated so many feelings in me - shock, inspiration, awe, disbelief, fatique (on behalf of Anette) and a whole new appreciation of human resilence and love.
Oct 10, 2010We all imagine what if our lives were different? Anette Urban's life was very different. Anette had a profound and life-altering experience. Her son Martin was born in 1990 at the Frederiksberg Hospital in Copenhagen, Denmark. Due to medical malpractice, Martin was born with severe traumatic brain injury. So severe was his brain injury, Martin was never able to do what most people take for granted. While Anette could have institutionalized Martin, she chose to care for him herself. Her son could have died at any moment; death visited him relentlessly. He lived, however, until the age of 17, with her at his side. Anette's story is one of pain, healing, and growth, and she shares her journey compellingly. In her writing, we can see the gift of life and love Martin was to Anette, and how this gift gave her the strength and determination to overcome the challenges she faced, and to live life to its fullest. While Anette’s transformation is her own, it resonates with her audience. Chapter... More > by chapter she expresses her emotions engaging her audience in remarkable ways. We feel her pain. We feel her anger. We hurt when she hurts. We struggle and grieve right along side of her, and we heal together. Through Anette, we also gain a true understanding of the meaning of forgiveness and happiness. Anette’s story touches all who read it. It is a journey that inspires and empowers. May it move you as it has me.< Less
Oct 9, 2010Reading this book was a powerfull jorney for mee. Lots of tears , both in pain and in joy. We can all learn from this woman ! Her description is very detailed and you can feel her pain and happy moments. Hope she sells a lot of books.
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- November 2, 2011
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