Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Review: "Crazy! Hot! And Living on the Edge!!" by Shirley Harris-Laughter

About the Author:

Shirley Harris-Slaughter’s first book highlights her passion for history which led to her first
published work, Our Lady of Victory, the Saga of an African American Catholic Community. But she wouldn’t have been able to write that book had she not had the presence of mind to conquer the health crisis she found herself in. She is an advocate for natural health and healing. Any problem that she had to face, she found her way out of it through sheer determination and a miracle. This led to her second book CRAZY! HOT! AND LIVING ON THE EDGE!!

Harris-Slaughter saw a void that needed to be filled; and so she decided to share her experience. Harris-Slaughter has been active in her community by supporting candidates for elected office, and voting in every election. She served on the Oak Park School Board. She is an advocate for children and mentored four freshmen girls in the Winning Futures program. She is an active member in her church and she belongs to the Rave Reviews (Virtual) Book Club. She married her best friend Langston and they share a blended family. “We are as different as night and day and yet we are so much alike in many ways. We made it through thirty-two years!” Shirley Harris-Slaughter is available for speaking engagements.

About the Book:

Imagine experiencing emotions that have you questioning your sanity. Your body gets overheated at the least bit of excitement and you scramble to find a fan or some air. Or you find yourself in the throes of a panic attack and can’t understand how to shut it off, so you are filled with anxiety wondering when the next one is coming. What if every time you take a drug you experience side-affects that you are warned about on the label?

The title was conceived in my mind after I thought over all the situations I had found myself in, getting out of them, and the affect all of this had on my overall physical and mental well-being.

Crazy! Hot! And Living On the Edge!! Is the True Story of My Upside Down Life!

My Musings Review:

Shirley Harris-Slaughter tells it like it is in Crazy! Hot! And Living on the Edge!! Shirley is another Rave Reviews Book Club member.

I applaud Shirley for having the courage to "tell it how it is" and to tell her story. This was a heartfelt journey about one woman's struggle with illness and the courage and fortitude to overcome and learn from it. Keep on "Telling it like it is!" There's a lot of food for thought here. It's a must read for every woman.

Get your copy at Amazon today.


Shirley Harris Slaughter said...

Wow! I see me here. Kim you are the best.

Kim Cox said...

Thank, Shirley. Loved your book. I feel it's a must read for all women of all ages. A lot of great information.

I try to be like a sponge and learn all I can whether it's for my health, writing or marketing.