Crystal M.’s First Book “Like Water” Shares the Turbulent Times of a Woman Who Carried the Heaviest Burden but was Never Crushed by it

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New book “Like Water” from Page Publishing author Crystal M. is the frequently experienced coming-of-age story of how a tough and sometimes unrelenting upbringing can wear down a person to reveal the polished strength that is buried beneath the surface.

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Crystal M., an Ohio native and Service Coordinator at Help Me Grow Brighter Futures in Dayton, Ohio, has completed her first book “Like Water”: a gripping and potent work that is both reflective and insightful, and leaves no stone unturned as it examines the failures and successes of a resilient soul.

“My book is a book about personal growth. It's a collection of true stories of how I viewed life through a child's eyes with the view constantly changing as people and situations touched my life. It's a book about how you can take the experiences that you have in life and use them as stepping stones to get to where you want to be or, use the experiences to mire yourself in the muck of the moment as a reason not to grow.”

“This first book, is just the beginning of my journey. I would experience many more lessons through the ups and downs, trials and tribulations in my life that helped me remove the blindfold of childhood and move towards maturity, understanding, forgiveness and tolerance.”

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Crystal M.’s poignant tale is a gripping and potent memoir filled with a plethora of emotion and a tone of honesty that is unforgettable.

Struck by her brother’s description of their mother as water inspired author Crystal M.’s book Like Water, an engaging and sometimes painful reflection about her mother, motherhood, and family with snippets and insights on childrearing and child psychology. Crystal and her siblings grew up under the harsh, strict, oppressive, and tyrannical rule of their mother and her violent mood swings. Living under her thumb, Crystal grew up sheltered, vulnerable, and somewhat unprepared for the evils of real life. But the lessons her mother gave them, sometimes uncompromisingly harsh, has saved her and made her hardy, capable to weather all the bad things that came her way.

Readers who wish to experience this inspiring work can purchase“Like Water” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

About Page Publishing

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