A Marine Snipers memoirs about life's challenges when retiring home. Dying 3 times, once on the Helocopter & twice in the operating room, having 3 Near Death Experiences, his Son being abducted, addiction & multiple divorces, he overcomes all odds.
Most people ask themself, “What is my purpose in this life?” Some find their calling through instinctive knowledge or talent, having a natural gift unlike anyone else. Others find their calling or purpose in life through a catastrophic turn of events creating life altering changes that lead them on a course or path in life they would have never seen or taken otherwise. There are some people that have the kind of ambition and self-driven motivation to make a powerful difference in life. Some people are unconventional or maybe not be taken seriously, which may be perceived by others as a waste of time and effort in pursues or endeavors. In spite of everything, some people find ways to make things happen for themselves no matter what the circumstances or events. We all make choices good or bad. But regardless of those choices, it is with incredible courage that some of these people want to share their journey of hardship and self-redemption in hopes of motivating, inspiring, and healing others, as well as themself. They want to let others know that no matter how bad things get, how hopeless it feels, that one way or another, they will prevail and come out of their troubles with new founded hope and stronger morals, building a foundation more unshakable than ever before. They come out a changed person whom others can look up to as an inspiration in their own lives, as well as being proud of themself. These types of people pay it forward.
“Forgotten How to Live” is a powerful book. The title itself states what this book is about. It takes you through all the stages and emotions of a Marine Sniper returning home, later hitting rock bottom and finally finding the strength and drive that it truly takes to bounce back and persevere through the hardest obstacles of life. It is the most heartfelt and shockingly true story of a man fighting for his right to be in his son’s life and discovering through this journey of self-redemption he finds purpose in this life. This book helps us all to remember and understand that we can find our true identity, the love of our life, and find the kind of ending that truly makes us happy and complete.
This truly moving book will make even the most critical skeptic a firm believer that no matter how tragic and corrupt the circumstances may be, no matter how hopeless and pointless it may feel, that we can keep faith and believe that things will get better in time. Life may feel like an endless stream of dead ends and false hope, but any story of self-redemption and journey to finding ones purpose in life can have a happy ending. The man in this book demonstrates what it takes to fight for the truth while enduring years of character assassinations and having his credibility questioned in every way imaginable. After spending years to rediscover himself, he has faced his own doubts and reemerged as a better man, person, father, husband and friend. In reading this book, you will discover how powerful love can be for a man and his children. Love is a powerful antidote to despair.