by Tori Alandra Hess In this collection of emotional verse, Tori Alandra Hess reflects on the many painful and personal experiences in her short life. Some invoke sadness, others inspire, but all will help you deal with the pain that cannot be expressed and with the guilt necessary to begin a journey of healing. In Poetic Whispers, you will find insights on forgiveness, appreciation of things taken for granted, and most of all, the strength that comes from love and self-forgiveness. Only then can we begin self-healing. ABOUT THE AUTHOR The strength of Tori Alandra Hess is inspirational. Her oldest child has cerebral palsy; at one week of age, her youngest had open-heart surgery and wasnt supposed to livebut did. She spent a year wallowing in guilt, then realized she had three amazing kids who are showing her the beauty of life. Tori is also a teacher and through her experiences has come to realize that life is beautiful and full of surprises, and you need to let go of bitterness and guilt, or they will consume you. (2005, paperback, 64 pages) Availability: Usually ships in 2-3 business days.