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A Journey of Healing and Hope, To Dance Amongst the Stars gives hope and insight to rape, incest and abuse survivors with resources and contacts, hints and tips, and information for persons in situations of abuse and for those who love them.
Paperback, 160 pages
Published January 31st 2008 by Vanilla Heart Publishing
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Chelle Cordero
Sep 20, 2008 Chelle Cordero rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Everyone!
Recommended to Chelle by: Kimberlee Williams
Namid's beautiful and gripping writing style carries the reader along the incredible journey of her life. Through her words you understand (just a bit) the devastation she felt and the struggles of recovery. You share the emotions of hurt, anger, frustration and pain that she endured through her lifetime of abuse.

Her powerful words also open the door to her dreams and eventual empowerment. Namid is truly a remarkable and strong woman whose spirit, determination, and selflessness has, and will co...more
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Oct 28, 2008 Namid rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
This is my personal story. It explains my abusive childhood; how I perpetuated the cycle of abuse and more.

Without spoiling my book, it's a quick read. The book consists mainly of journal and blog entries, as well as some letters. It's raw, unashamed. It may not ever be considered a great piece of literature, but I pray that it inspires and encourages others as we go through the trials and tribulations that life throws us.
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Born and raised on Long Island, New York, Namid survived an abusive childhood at the hands of her father. Her teen and early twenty years found her in abusive relationship after abusive relationship. in 2004, Namid was raped by someone she knew. That rape changed her life, and caused her to write To Dance Amongst the Stars. She has since written a workbook entitled A Guide to Survivorhood, and has...more
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