“So Long” is a powerful book that touches the deepest human core of emotion. Kathy captures the tender love, awareness and devotion of caring for a dying child, together with the agonizing helplessness experienced at the same moment. If you’ve ever wondered what true faith looks like in the midst of struggle, this book describes it perfectly. ¬ is story is not focused on ‘death,’ but rather, of enduring love.
David’s courage and humor shine throughout these darkest moments. ¬ This is a beautiful family story capturing how all siblings came together to help their parents shepherd their eldest brother to his ultimate and long-desired destination, where the entire family is comforted by their strong belief that he will finally breathe free in heaven.$18.99 Select options
This sensitive, honest and heartfelt devotional doesn’t pull any punches. It encounters all aspects of raising a chronically ill child and helps others understand the day-to-day struggles and joys. It is eight weeks of reality: the good, the bad and the ugly. At the end of each weeks devotions, you’ll find a short chapter of Kathy’s family’s continuing story of raising their eight children, three of whom have cystic fibrosis (CF). This book will touch you. It will make you laugh, cry and feel less alone. You will feel understood and know that your journey is shared by other who experience similar emotions. You can give this book to family members and friends whom you feel lack understanding of your family’s dynamics. You will feel comforted to know that God and others walk this difficult path along with you.
Kathy Hardy and her husband, Tom, raised their family in Hayward and Modesto, both in California. They moved to Fortuna, CA in the fall of 2016. Kathy has acted on stage for ten years and in Hollywood for three years.$25.99 Select options