In this powerful memoir, delve into the life of a young man born into a dysfunctional, single-parent household within the inner city of Detroit. His story is one of resilience in the face of trauma, abuse, neglect, and pain. He found himself on a dark path that led him into the "street life", which ultimately resulted in his serving nearly two decades of incarceration within the Michigan Department of Corrections. Through his journey, you'll discover how to overcome generational family dysfunction, drug abuse, and much more.
But Lardell's story is also one of hope and triumph. Read how he was able to create the life he only dreamt of by using steadfast perseverance and faith. See how that faith allowed the author to soar high above the ashes of his past like the majestic and mythical fiery phoenix. Whether facing your own struggles or simply seeking inspiration and guidance, “Up From Ashes” offers valuable lessons and insights for anyone seeking to overcome adversity and create a better life for themselves.