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Against Such Things: A Memoir of Trauma, Addiction, & Survival

If you are born into ineffable darkness, could you even comprehend the light?

Take one-part volatile home life, two-parts haphazard nomadic existence, zero-parts social connection, and shake well. Our protagonist’s only constant is unpredictability: that, and the charismatic, fundamentalist hammerings from the pulpit.

But when a sheltered child goes nuclear? Just pray you are FAR from the exclusion zone.

Can a toxic cocktail of compounded trauma, spiritual warfare, and an unfettered nosedive into addiction be overcome? Join Rachel on her passage through the underworld as she searches for the means to reassemble her splintered psyche while wrestling Against Such Things.

“Eloquent, raw, violent, beautiful, & tragic. Rachel really allowed herself to be vulnerable as she lets us in on her heartbreaking journey…and, I’m so grateful she did…”

DenniMac, Verified Purchase, Amazon
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