CENTENNIAL, Colo., Feb. 6 Having a baby is a joyous momentfor most mothers-to-be. For others, however, it represents a great change -- aresponsibility that they are not yet prepared to take. Though abortion is achoice women are free to make, the emotional burden after this action is oftenheavier to bear. In Motherhood Interrupted, author Jane Brennan, former memberof NOW, Planned Parenthood clinic volunteer and post-abortive woman herself,shares stories of healing and hope after abortion that will bring to light thestruggle women go through before and after making this choice.
Each child from the moment of conception has the right to live. Yetabortion ends this life before it has even barely begun. Witness as sixteenwomen come together to offer their personal experiences on how abortionaffected their lives. These revealing stories underscore the impact ofabortion on the individual, relationships and families. These courageous womenovercome their shame and guilt to witness to the devastating aftermath oftheir choice. Through their stories, readers will understand that abortion isnot the answer for women or society.
"Empowered and unified voices of experience speak dismissed truth into thedarkest moments of child loss through choice. Forgiveness from the guilt ofsin has birthed a new day of victory in secluded grief. Motherhood Interruptedis a 'must read' for individual and corporate living beyond America's secretsorrow, abortion." says Joyce Zounis, featured in the internationally releaseddocumentary, "I was wrong."
Motherhood Interrupted is available at xlibris.com For more informationvisit http://www.motherhoodinterrupted.com
About the Author
Jane Brennan, MS, has experienced abortion personally. A former member ofNOW and Planned Parenthood volunteer, Jane has devoted her private counselingpractice to offering post-abortive women a safe place to reconcile unresolvedgrief and loss. In 2005 Brennan received the Pro-Vitae (For Life) award fromthe Archdiocese of Denver, an award given to those who have shown tremendoussupport for pro-life issues. Brennan has also published several piecesregarding abortion's aftermath on various websites. She is committed toproviding women hope and help for the journey. She resides in Colorado withher husband Kyle and four daughters.
To request a complimentary paperback review copy, contact the publisher at(888) 795-4274 x. 7836. Tear sheets may be sent by regular or electronic mailto Marketing Services. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please faxXlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x.7876.Motherhood Interrupted * by Jane Brennan Stories of Healing and Hope After Abortion Publication Date: January 28, 2008 Trade Paperback; $17.84; 154 pages; 978-1-4363-0229-6 Cloth Hardback; $27.89; 154 pages; 978-1-4363-0230-2
SOURCE Jane Brennan, MS