By Dana Liesegang,Natasha Stoynoff
From the time Dana Liesegang may stroll, she used to be out trying to find event, and she or he by no means stopped. As a fearless baby within the Pacific Northwest, she climbed timber, stuck frogs, and held her personal with any boy on the town. She introduced that true-grit, fire-in-her-belly angle to the army . . . and to her restoration from the unthinkable. on the age of nineteen, she used to be sexually assaulted by means of a fellow sailor and thrown off a cliff, left for lifeless. She survived—but awakened in a health center hours later paralyzed from the neck down, with medical professionals giving no desire for recovery.
They underestimated the spirit and stubbornness in their patient.
In Falling Up: My Wild trip from sufferer to Kick-Ass Victory, Dana recounts her agonizing and occasionally comical fight from overall dependence to doing the “impossible”: strolling back. With equivalent components humor and rawness, she brings us alongside on her wild trip, as she navigates her new international, hurtles via rocky relationships, bargains with family members secrets and techniques, and returns to her love of activities and the outside. within the procedure, she learns the significance of forgiveness, discovers the awe-inspiring energy of trust and perseverance, and transforms herself from silent sufferer to outspoken suggest and suggestion for individuals everywhere.
After all, occasionally an unforeseen fall can lead anyone to arrive for awesome heights.
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Falling Up: My Wild Ride from Victim to Kick-Ass Victory by Dana Liesegang,Natasha Stoynoff