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Loved reading this book so muchFinished IT IN 2 DAYS SKIPPING MY in 2 days skipping my a bit Couldn t stop readingVery inspiringSo happy for Victoria s victory against odds So happy for her familyWould suggest to everyone Spoken from the heart and in her own words Truly inspirational young lady who never gave up Wise words for everyone to heed Saddened by this book it could have been so much but is not written in a way which engages the readerIts ust tedious and boring I didn t feel for the victim at allEven the cover picture is a turn off I love this author I am so happy that she has done so well and I loved watching her on Dancing With The Stars And this book is well written But I myself have been a nurse for over 33 years and still going I also have been diagnosed with a rare unknown disease which is why I bought the book in the first place And in all my practice from a new nurse on a neuro floor to now a disease management nurse working from home I have NEVER witnessed a healthcare worker treat a patient the way she says she was treated I m not saying it didn t happen I ve ust never seen it and I ve seen A LOT of things I ve seen the nurse who was less than compassionate The lazy nurse The neglectful nurse But I have never seen anyone go out of their way to be unkind to a patient conscious or not I ve had many unconscious patients and they have always been treated with at least respect I
"hope Victoria continues to flourish My typical interests in reading are science fiction and fantasy novels putting this "Victoria continues to flourish My typical interests in reading are science fiction and fantasy novels putting this well out of my ordinary area of interests ESPN personality and Paralympics champion Victoria Arlen shares her courageous and miraculous story of recovery after falling into a mysterious vegetative state at age eleven and how she broke free overcoming the odds and never giving up hope eventually living a full and inspiring lifeWhen Victoria Arlen was eleven years old she contracted two rare diseases simultaneously and fell into a mysterious vegetative state For two years her mind was dark but in the third year her mind broke free and she was able to think clearly.
Read & Download À eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Þ Victoria ArlenH and loose interest like everything else I pre ordered it before it was even released When it arrived on release "Day I Sat Down And "I sat down and readinglistening to it as soon as I got home from work I had both hard copy and audible I read for 25 hours straight before it was so late I needed to go to bed The next morning I continued to listen to it on my way to work and my way home that evening When I came home I sat down and went straight back to reading This book is incredible Her st Victoria Arlen s story is an amazing one of illness misdiagnosis abuse coma locked in is an amazing one of illness misdiagnosis abuse coma locked in recovery and achieving fame as a Paralympic athlete ESPN correspondent and Dancing With the Stars competitor all by the age of 25 She states towards the end of the book that writing in her own voice with no outside influence was a very important part of her recovery from the trauma she endured not only from her illness itself but at the hands of abusive medical personnel who believed she was faking her symptoms to get attention Unfortunately her lack of experience as a writer results in lengthy confusing passages where she changes from past to present narrative in
"the same paragraph and sometimes even the same sentence At times she was very repetItive and "same paragraph and sometimes even the same sentence At times she was very repetItive and other times she skipped over details I would have liked to hear about I would have liked details about how she learned to walk I hope that later when she has achieved even in her life which I have no doubt she will she will allow an editor or co writer to help her tell her story in a way that will be readable and inspiring. Oria shares her never before published storythe pain the struggle the fight to live and thrive and most importantly the faith that carried her through Her ourney was not easy but by believing in Gods healing power and forgiveness she is living proof that despite seemingly insurmountable odds and challenges the will to survive and resolve to live can be a force stronger than our worst deterrents Not many people get a second chance at life like Victoria has and she made a promise to God that she would make every moment cou. ,
Am not someone into sports but became interested in Victoria s story after reading an article about her overcoming being trapped in a lock in state and wanted to understand what she went through and how she avoided giving up hopeThe book is very much a page turner I finished it within one day and could put it down this says a lot especially considering how far it one day and could not put it down says a lot especially considering how far it outside of my normal interests Her writing style is simple enough that a younger reader can go through it yet it gets everything it needs to across for an older reader to very much still appreciate Amazing book Although very scary and unfortunate what happened to the writer the way she describes the ourney is a tad annoying and boring Lots and lots of repetitive inner voices slowly getting to the point Halfway through I put it down and never picked it up again This is the true story of a paraolympic swimmer and former contestant on Dancing with the Stars Victoria found herself locked inside herself with two immunodeficiency diseases for several years as a tween and teen During this time people thought she was faking her illness or looking for attention Having been bullied in a similar way from having PTSD I understand her frustration Victoria never gave up and went from using a wheelchair and being paralyzed to dancing A very inspirational story I absolutely hate reading I barely made it out of high school English class However after watching Victoria on DWTS and learning about her incredible ourney when she announced her book I though ok I ll get it probably make it 13 throug. And to hear and feel everything but no one knew When she was fifteen years old against all odds and medical predictions she was finally able to communicate through eye blinks and she gradually regained her ability to speak and eat and move her upper body but she faced the devastating reality of paralysis from the waist down because of damage to her spine However Victoria didnt lose her strength or steadfast determination and two years later she won a gold medal for swimming at the London 2012 Paralympics In Locked In Vict.