When My Well Ran Dry by Racquel D. Innis-Shelton, MD

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wellWhen My Well Ran Dry is about marriage and relationships. Author Racquel D. Innis-Shelton has written about her personal experiences with marriage and relationships, hoping to help readers who may also be working to recover from a painful past. Beyond marriage and relationships, she focuses on sharing her struggle with grief and how she maintained relationships while grieving. Her intention while writing this book was to provide a source of inspiration for those going through similar experiences, in addition to advice on the path out of despair.

Racquel D. Innis-Shelton has bravely shared the story of the dissolution of an almost seventeen year-long marriage. The book is broken up into parts titled according to the stage of grief Innis-Shelton was going through at the time. Breaking the story into parts combined with short chapters and graphics provides a quick pace to this short book. Hoping to be an inspiration of hope and resilience for readers going through the same thing, Innis-Shelton details her experience as well as the typical grieving process. Readers will learn about grief as they identify with the author’s experiences and take what they need away from the advice she offers up throughout the pages.

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