This is my stop during the book blitz for Storm of Hope by Leila Tualla. This book blitz is organized by Lola’s Blog Tours. The book blitz runs from 1 till 7 August. See the tour schedule here.
By Leila Tualla
Genre: Non Fiction/ Inspirational/ memoir/ poetry
Release Date: 21 July, 2017
Storm of Hope: God, Preeclampsia, Depression and me is a memoir told in journal entries and poetry from a mom who was diagnosed with preeclampsia. The diagnosis with her second pregnancy propelled the author into a “postpartum forest where the trees of doubt, sorrow, anger and rage loomed all around me.” What becomes to the author and her second baby gives way to hope and a way out of the darkness.
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Leila Tualla is a Filipino American writer, poet, and Christian author. She is a preeclampsia survivor and advocate, and blogs about “life after preeclampsia,” at http://www.tuallaleila.blogspot.com. After her second baby, Leila had postpartum depression. She is thankful that her family and those who supported her, stood with her and helped pull her out of her darkness. Her faith in Christ was, and continues to be, her daily lifeline. Leila is humbled daily by God’s saving grace.
When she’s not writing about her preeclampsia or postpartum journey, or chasing after her tiny miracle bosses, she can also be found buried in books. Leila reads various novels throughout the year and her book reviews can be found at http://www.leilatualla.com.
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For what felt like a small volume, Storm of Hope took you on the journey, through the beginning, middle & end, of author Leila Tualla pregnancies, & experiences of preeclampsia & postpartum depression. It also showed what effects, and benefits, that her faith had too. The book is a mix of poetry & memoir. These blended together with no problem, & I enjoyed the poetry very much. This book had an unedited feel to it, & endearing honesty, with ‘preeclampsia sucks ’ said.
I think that Storm of Hope is one of those books that you will read at certain times in your life & it will inspire you, & at other times will be a book where you will appreciate the views & experiences of Leila Tualla.
There is a tour wide giveaway for the book blitz of Storm of Hope. One winner will win a signed paperback copy of Storm of Hope by Leila Tualla. US Only.
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