Book review: MY ALIEN SELF My Journey Back To Me – by Amanda Green

my alien selfI had been itching to read this book for such a long time and when life finally allowed me the time to do so I wasn’t disappointed with what I found!

Amanda has certainly led a full and varied life and there were many parts of this memoir which I could resonate with, drawing parallels with my own life experiences. There were other instances which simply intrigued and fascinated me and frankly left me in awe.

The underlying purpose of this memoir is to raise awareness of Borderline Personality Disorder, what it means, how it affects sufferers’ lives (and those around them), and what treatments are available. It follows Amanda’s very own journey from the first indications that something wasn’t quite right, to the realisation that actually there is a name for this disorder, and then her treatment and care plan following her route to recovery and finding her true self. Like any memoir, it has some very dark moments, but there are also some very positive and uplifting moments, Continue reading

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My first author interview :)

To those of you who have bought and read The Man in a Haystack I do hope you have enjoyed the read! Don’t forget to tell your friends about it ;).

Following the book launch in November I have been busy working long hours to self promote and market the book. I was interviewed by my local newspaper a couple of weeks ago and a photographer took lots of photos. I am waiting for the article to be published and when it is, I will of course let you know about it.

In the meantime, I have connected with some fabulous people in the literary world at Twitter, Continue reading