In warm, compassionate prose, Theisen describes her path to her new life after vicious abuse at the hands of her adoptive father. The author of this book firmly believes that there are no throw away people, just people that will throw themselves away after the tragedy of abuse. This book encourages the abused to stand up, shake off the abuse and continue on in life as a survivor and not a lifetime victim. This book is an outlet for their anger and sorrow. It's intent is to give them hope and direction. It let's them know that if their very souls are destroyed by their attackers, then every molester in the world wins. The abused are many and there is a way out. The author hopes that you find direction in this book written from a Christian perspective.