Nie-fiksie / Non-fiction: Biography & Autobiography / Biografie & Outobiografie
Nie-fiksie / Non-fiction - Biography & Autobiography / Biografie & Outobiografie
In her debut memoir, “The Art of Determination,” Isla Stone discloses personal, profound journal entries that chronicle her experiences with rehabilitation, empowerment, and remarkable spiritual growth.
In her youth, Stone was sexually assaulted by a family member and endured abuse from her stepfather, which created a shaken and battered tone for her life. Trying to escape her internal demons, Stone turned to drugs and alcohol to numb her pain, which also led to toxic relationships with various men, who also struggled with addictions.
Seeking treatment for addiction in a rehabilitation center marked the beginning of a huge shift in Stone's life. She began to focus on meditation and other healthier means to allow her to relinquish her fears and find self-acceptance, alignment, and connection to a Higher Power.
“Life is as amazing as it is difficult,” Stone said. “With 'The Art of Determination,' I hope to reach people that have reached rock bottom as I did. I have made mistakes and went through heavy thought processes to work through issues that others can learn from.”
As an author and a Reiki healer, Stone continues to put healing at the forefront of her life and hopes to inspire others to find their own unique spiritual healing. Through her book, Stone teaches readers that it takes time for things to improve but that they are worthy of a beautiful life and they can control how people affect them.
Publication date: 2020-10-31