A Little Brother's Journey... The Hero Within

How to Face Your Fears

by Dr. Darren R.J. LaLonde

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 19/06/2012

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 412
ISBN : 9781452551883

About the Book

I was around ten years old, sleeping in the back seat of my mom’s car, parked during evenings at the Detroit River. I looked out the window at the stars, as I feared morning until by exhaustion I would fall asleep. I often woke up having wet my pants from my very real and imagined fears. By day, my mom would look for work and wash clothes while I hung out with the old black guys that would spend their day fishing in the Detroit River. I thought I was the only one who grew up in fear, in a world of abuse, until at thirteen I finally met my half-brother at a professional boxing match. He was in sitting next to our dad. Donny looked at me from inside the ring, trying to figure out who I was as the fight announcer was making his formal introductions. All we had shared at this point was the same biological father. Little did we know...

About the Author

Dr. Darren R.J. LaLonde, DC is a chiropractic doctor not aligned with any particular religion or tradition. He writes as a formal professional athlete and is now a holistic healthcare professional. The message is simple, profound, and passionate: beyond fear and anger, there is a hero in us all, the hero within. From Victoria, British Columbia, he now resides and has a holistic health care clinic in Hollywood, California.