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Devon Hernandez (devon81) | 3 comments Title: You Are The Mother Of All Mothers: A Message of Hope for the Grieving Heart

Author: Angela Miller

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Wise Ink Creative Publishing

Published: 2014 (no month listed)

ISBN 13: 978-1-940014-19-7

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Description (taken from author website):

Every loss mama deserves to be reminded she is the mother of all mothers.

"Inspiring and heartfelt.” ~

“You Are the Mother of All Mothers is a rare glimpse into the broken heart of the bereaved mother. Angela’s words gently offer freedom from misplaced blame and are a brave invitation to embrace peace, joy, and wholehearted living once again.” ~Christina Rasmussen, author of Second Firsts

“You Are the Mother of All Mothers is a refreshingly honest portrayal of a mother’s undying love for her child.” ~ Sean Hanish, writer/producer/director of Return to Zero

“Healing, empowering and deeply moving. A must read for bereaved mothers everywhere.” ~ Dr. Gloria Horsley and Dr. Heidi Horsley, international grief experts and founders of the Open to Hope Foundation

“Angela has been to hell and back, and she wrote this moving and inspiring book so that others will not have to journey alone.” ~ William J. Doherty, Ph.D., Professor of Family Social Science at the University of Minnesota and author of Take Back Your Marriage

“Angela encourages mothers not to let guilt and shame define them, despite their natural tendencies to have these feelings.” ~ Sherokee Ilse, bereaved mother and author of Empty Arms: Coping with Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Neonatal Death

“With her honest and forthright sentiment, bereaved mothers everywhere can find a friend, confidant, and fellow survivor in Angela.” ~ Lori Mullins Ennis, editor of Still Standing Magazine

“You Are the Mother of All Mothers is a lighthouse in the stormy sea of a bereaved mother’s grief. Angela’s words not only light the way, they heal.” ~ Kelly McDyre, executive director of Faith’s Lodge

“Angela offers fierce encouragement, reminding women of their superhero nature, given the invincible strength it takes to mother a child they can no longer hold, see, touch or hear.” ~ Rachel Awes, psychologist, author + art playgroundist at

“Passionate, searing and unapologetic, Angela bares our resilient capacity to embrace the seemingly impossible alchemy of profound grief, life and love.” ~ Charlotte Grace, Psy.D., Clinical Psychologist

“You Are the Mother of All Mothers comforts the tender heart. Angela’s deeply authentic voice is one of a dear friend offering inspiration and care.” ~ Mia Bolte, M.A., Buddhist psychotherapist

“This book will act as a hand reaching out to people in their darkest time.” ~ Catherine Hewson and Dr. Maibritt Pedersen Zari, founders of Forever Present A Gift from Pema and Isla

“Angela steps right inside grief to allow something beautiful to grow and shows us that we can too.” ~ Stacey Gripshover, founder of Raising BLUE

“You Are the Mother of All Mothers has empowered me to make room in my heart for self-forgiveness and peace, and to fearlessly embrace the beautiful, endless love I will always carry for my children.” ~ Maripili Araya, artist, choreographer, talent manager and TV personality

“This book honors the strength it takes to love even past death.” ~ Jennifer Sandberg, MA, LPC

“You Are the Mother of All Mothers states better than any other book the thoughts, guilt, fears and feelings that a bereaved mother lives with on a daily basis.” ~ Cathy Seehuetter, twice-bereaved mother and Minnesota Regional Coordinator for The Compassionate Friends

“Angela Miller has a gift with words. She strings them together to not only create verbal poetry, but ideas and imagery so powerful they can rock you to your very core. She has taken her pain, her grief and turned it into a gift so beautiful and empowering for other mothers. It is a testament not only to her spirit and the light she is here to share with the world, but also to the strength of women, of mothers and of love. Whether you have endured loss or not, it is impossible to read her words and not be moved by their passion and honesty.” ~ Tova Gold,

“This is not a book that will sit on my bookshelf and collect dust. It will be kept on my nightstand so that Angela’s healing words are within arm’s reach.” ~ Lindsey Henke, LCSW

“Angela’s story has been an inspiration to many and has been a motivational force for others to follow her path and share their own experiences.” ~Hellen Barbara, president of

“A gift to the Universe. If you or someone you know has lost a child, this is the perfect hug, a salve for their soul.” ~ Kate Spindler

message 2: by Z-squared (last edited Aug 01, 2014 05:41PM) (new)

Z-squared | 8580 comments Added here, although I had to leave most of the description out. We do not add reviews to book descriptions.

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