About the Book
At once heartbreaking and joyously uplifting, “Whole Heart” is an unflinching portrait of one woman’s fight for self-discovery, opportunity, and hope. There is grace and possibility in even the bleakest of places―a triumphant journey toward inner happiness
About the Author
Michelle Felix was born and raised in South Africa. She moved to The United States in search of a better life. She works as a mental health professional and lives in Hawaii. “Whole Heart” is her first book.
Qn 1: Can you tell us more about your book What is it about?
“Whole Heart” is an honest and inspiring memoir that acknowledges pain and will move you to tears, but eventually, it will get your heart filled with hope, joy, and aspiration. This is an inspiring true story that proves darkness can lead to light and joy is possible on the other side of pain.
In this moving memoir, Michelle Felix opens her whole heart and recounts her life, starting from her childhood in Africa to her transitions and current life in America. During her childhood, Michelle had her world turned upside down, as she was forced to face several family issues that deeply affected her and made her feel stuck in a cycle of pain, regret, and immense grief. However, even with the hurt that painted her childhood, Michelle is determined to find healing and turn her pain into purpose, even when she sometimes feels weighed down by the complexities of her past.
This memoir offers an inspiring and intimate look into the life of a girl who fought her way through loss, uncertainty, and rejection. It tells the story of author Michelle Felix’s incredible journey of perseverance and redemption.
Qn 2: Who do you think would be interested in this book, is it directed at any particular market?
If you have ever felt alone, worthless, lost, or as though you can’t rise from the ashes of the pain of your life, this memoir is for you.
Qn 3: Out of all the books in the world, and all the authors, which are your favourite and why?
Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren
I enjoy books that can help me self-reflect to become a better version of myself. There is always room for growth and positive change.
Qn 4: What guidance would you offer to someone new, or trying to enhance their writing?
Our life experiences are our own. Our journeys have made us stronger, and our stumbling blocks have made us wiser.
Each of us has a story to tell, and your story could change the world. Keep writing and Keep inspiring!