Genres: Grief & Loss, Nonfiction, Self-Help
Format: Kindle, Paperback
By Marcy Stone
If you are reading this, you have just experienced every parent’s worst nightmare, the loss of your beloved child. And while you are completely numb, yet feel like you’re suffocating, you intrinsically know you can and will survive this insufferable loss. Despite the pain, you want to thrive again with an open heart and make a difference in your life and in the lives of those who will continue to walk by your side and look to you for strength. This book will guide you through the true process of grieving, identify & embrace your new reality, teach you to trust your inner wisdom, and to better understand the soul’s journey. This book gifts you the permission to thrive and live the extra-ordinary life you are meant to live and share with others.
“In this book, you’ll learn how to:
-Ride the rollercoaster of loss with more than just survival in mind
-Bust the myth of “acceptable” timelines for grieving
-Be okay with not being okay
-Make peace with the empty space left behind from your child; and
-Learn to trust your gut
The Voice of an Angel: A Mother’s Guide to Grief and How To Thrive After The Loss of a Child by Marcy Stone shows how one mother is dealing with the loss and grief of her beloved daughter. It is a story of recovery and love. Author Marcy Stone relates to readers her story of the sudden death of her child, Sydney. Sydney died as a result of a car accident in 2016. Marcy Stone begins her story as she recounts the special relationship she had with Sydney, and continues to have with her older daughter, Aubrey. Marcy sensed that her time with Sydney would be short, so she made every effort to live with unconditional love towards one another and made the most of each and every day.
After the car accident that ended Sydney’s life here on earth, Sydney would visit Marcy in her dreams, inspire her to be strong and be true to herself. In her book, Marcy Stone recounts the steps she took towards recovery and a new life.
This book will help and encourage those who have lost loved ones and guide them towards the light of healing and wholeness of life. I was truly inspired as I read the pages of this heartfelt story that Marcy Stone tells. It was a very tragic loss and through her own pain, love and recovery she now is able to help others. The Voice of and Angel is written very well. It will draw the reader in and give them steps to be an overcomer and to be strong. Its message is one of love. It is engaging and full of emotion and promises to help others to rise above the depression that easily sets in after such a horrible loss. Author Marcy Stone promises that any parent can recover and thrive after the loss of their child or loved one.
This must have been a hard book to write, but it is necessary and will help may people in similar circumstances. I can’t fathom such a great loss, but Marcy Stone left me feeling encouraged, enlightened and grateful. This is not a depressing book, it is an all-encompassing step-by-step guide to dealing with grief and all the negative emotions that come with it. It will leave readers feeling a sense of hope as they read the author’s story and glean from the understanding, help, inspiration and encouragement held within the pages. Through this mother’s personal struggles and triumph, readers will learn that life can still be beautiful after such loss. The Voice of an Angel is highly recommend for all to read, even those that haven’t lost any one person, but perhaps the loss of a relationship or any other important aspect of their life. Thank you Marcy Stone for opening your heart and sharing, while giving others the tools to live a meaningful, purposeful life filled with love, after loss.
Reviewed by Artisan Book Reviews
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