Orlando, FL (PRWEB) May 21, 2014
Her fans know her for her fantastic physique and her inspirational lifestyle. But in her new memoir, Leigh Hickombottom exposes astonishing, never-before-public details of her life. “And Still I Smile: An Optimist’s Guide to Life, Fitness and Higher Wisdom” (ISBN 0991452909) unveils the secrets that lie behind the fitness model’s million-dollar smile, showing fans that she’s just a regular person who has overcome her own difficulties, and teaches them about the healing powers of spiritual connection and self-love.
“And Still I Smile” is a combination autobiography and self-help book. Hickombottom writes about spirituality, channels messages and shares her healing gifts with fans and readers in a friendly and intimate manner.
In the first part of the book, she reveals eye-opening secrets from her past, including molestation, a short time as a stripper and even a stint in a psychiatric unit—showing fans how these and other traumatic experiences have molded her into the woman they know from magazine covers and social media today.
In the second part, Hickombottom teaches the importance of self-love and a connection with God based on personal experiences. Readers will learn Hickombottom’s formula for successful weight loss and discover how to cleanse themselves physically and spiritually to live the life they always dreamed.
“We all have a journey to take in life. We can scream and kick in resistance to it, or we can smile,” says Hickombottom.
“And Still I Smile: An Optimist’s Guide to Life, Fitness, and Higher Wisdom” is available for sale online at Amazon.com and other channels.
About the Author:
Leigh Hickombottom was raised in Texas but has been a Floridian for the past eight years. Featured in major fitness magazines, she is a fitness model and author of two books on weight management who has been inspiring fans with her words of wisdom as well as her amazing physique. She is a single mother of a seventeen-year-old, an eight-year-old, and twin four-year-old daughters.
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