On the Edge of the Known World lays bare the authentic struggle of a woman filled with insecurity and fear, who comes to a place full of grace and trust following a nearly fatal car crash. As the author fights to regain control of her body, she finds that the life she strives to reclaim unravels. On the long road back Ms. Francis comes to grips with post-traumatic stress disorder and the truth about her life before the accident. On the Edge of the Known World reveals the inner journey of the author as she attempts to makes sense of the accident and its aftermath, and discovers answers to the questions the events raise: Who am I now? How am I to live? And why am I afraid to pray?Nearly through the intersection, my Dodge Neon has been clobbered at the left front tire and I grip the steering wheel for dear life as the car careens off the road. ... Originally I had balked at the idea of being the keynote speaker at a womena#39;s retreat nearly a four-hour drive from home, but the faith-based nonprofit I leadanbsp;...
|Title||:||On the Edge of the Known World: Prayer and Ptsd|
|Author||:||Karen Ander Francis|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2011-11|