MissX: Tell us the story behind the story. What made you want to come out with our own book?
LR: I started writing this book initially as therapy for myself to just process what I was living. Unbelievable things were happening in my life. Going through so many hard times and coming out of them had me reflect and come up with what are now at the “Light Switches” in my book. It was put on my heart to make it a book and share it with the masses. I feel that so many people will be able to see themselves when they read this book, and refer to it more than once throughout their lives.
What was the most challenging aspect of writing “Turn On The Lights: So You Can See”
LR: The most challenging aspect of writing this book hands down was actually reliving the events that I speak about and having all of those emotions come right back to the surface. I suppressed a lot of memories and feelings yet as I wrote this they were right back in front of me. I’m so glad that I faced them now; I can process them correctly instead of just being swept under a rug. Click here for the full article.