Featured Official Review: The Day I Broke My Brain

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Post by Kemunto lucy » 14 Jul 2018, 08:28

Sounds like a very powerful read. The author has a very sensitive story in there.
Awesome review.

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Post by funder » 14 Jul 2018, 12:08

For one to be in such a challenge and still think of his wife and son show greatness in hearts

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Post by Lena Onsongo » 15 Jul 2018, 03:40

This is such a captivating read. The book captures all your emotions. Amazing how the organs in our bodies are so crucial to our survival. Nice read.

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Post by Ruba Abu Ali » 16 Jul 2018, 11:30

Appearances can be deceiving ! It is very challenging to the patient himself/ herself and the family, to deal with the ailments that hit you in the core and leave no trail on the outside. Sounds like a gripping and thoughtful read.

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Post by misatifelix » 16 Jul 2018, 13:05

Eastwell picked up his sleeves even after a traumatic injury. The damage did not derail his ambitions but instead led a normal life with a blend of therapy sessions. This is a good motivation book.

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Post by Britty01 » 16 Jul 2018, 14:49

Excellent review on this touching account of how one young man's life changed in an instant. It was not quite what I was expecting when I saw the title. When I read what his life was before that fateful day it was heart wrenching to think about his long and arduous road to being as well as he could be and learning to cope with TBI. I am glad he had the support of family and friends, particularly those who also know what it is like to live with TBI.

Hopefully, this book although short, can serve as an inspiration to others.

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Post by Ekta Kumari » 16 Jul 2018, 15:48

Brilliant review. I like books with a message written from personal perspective, not only offers the reader a journey through other person's struggles, but also enhances their understanding of life in general.

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Post by Mubarakdankama » 17 Jul 2018, 00:44

Iam very happy reading this usefull.i know that every situation that I found my self,one day it will be History.And it teach me patient at any where I found my self.

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Post by Daviesmurf » 17 Jul 2018, 01:59

great review for a seemingly a great book.
nothing should be taken for granted especially one's health because
Health issues can be a very serious one

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Post by jhomarcams26 » 17 Jul 2018, 10:41

I already read this.i so much heartbreak Everytime I had a problem felt so broken my brain lol

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Post by Fuzaila » 17 Jul 2018, 11:01

Great review! I can't imagine being in a tragic incident like that, it must take immense courage and strength of mind to write about your experiences especially after a traumatic injury.
"Create your own identity. Let it be unique for yourself yet identifiable for others." :tiphat:

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Post by callorine » 17 Jul 2018, 16:09

So encouraging story.

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Post by Mon_Mon » 17 Jul 2018, 22:28

This is a great book especially on today's generation. People think that mental illness is a joke but in reality it is one of the main issue our world is having right now. This book will change people's perspective about mental issues. And ofcourse in the beginning, it's so catchy. Nice work :D

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Post by cedrick miranda » 18 Jul 2018, 06:49

Re.Featured Official Review:The Day I Broke my brain

This is a beautiful and great book of pesonal experience because hes not giving up even though he faces challenges and i think hes a brave person so thank u for this story

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Post by Lennycat » 18 Jul 2018, 08:11

Thanks for the great review! Traumatic brain injuries are a very under-represented condition that needs more attention and study. It sounds like a very interesting book, but maybe I will wait until it goes through another edit.

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