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A MILLION SCARS AND A BROKEN HEART BY JOENA SAN DIEGO

Hello bookworms!

The only book I have read for the month of October is this,


 A Million Scars and a Broken Heart by Joena San Diego

It's always been my dream to buy her books but the only thing that's holding me is the shipping fee. Good thing! They had their first 9/9 campaign - free shipping for orders 500 pesos and above. This book is worth 230 pesos. Free shipping. Thanks to my friend who also bought a book entitled "Through It All" worth 280 pesos.

This is not what I have planned to read for the month of October but I have found this month a challenging one, and I am in need of books that will help me face reality with a strong spirit instead of fantasy books that will just let me hide in my own world. 

And this book is a perfect choice! 

A Million Scars and a Broken Heart will let you revisit the scar of the past, the scar of forgiveness, the scar of waiting, the scar of words, the scar of expectations, the scar of emotions and the broken heart. A visit to acknowledge, accept, heal and put a closure to the pain that wounded your heart that caused the scar. It's not a one day process. It will take time. But it's worth it. 

The scar will always be there but you "will no longer see it as a broken story but a story of God's healing. Your scar is really not a picture of ache and misery but a blueprint of bravery and new beginnings."

Here are some more of my favorite lines that really spoke on my situation right now. 

"The scar of the past is no longer shameful to wear but a testimony to share." 

"Life has its way of dimming out your light, trying to put you down, discourage you, and strip away your passions. But the fuel you have been given will only make your light shine even brighter. Your passion has a purpose. Your words will not remain unsaid."

"Life should not be a big pinterest board where you just pick and pin what you just wanted to see. Not every second should be an instagrammable moment. Not every emotion should turn into a tweet. Every single part of your life is not meant to be seen, reacted, and liked by everybody."

Amazing!!

Have you read A Million Scars and a Broken Heart? Share with me your thoughts. If you haven't read this, I highly recommend this book because all of us have a scars and a broken heart and all of us can learn from this. 

After reading and overcoming all those scars and broken heart you will see the beauty of the past, the beauty of forgiveness, the beauty of waiting, the beauty of words, the beauty of expectations, the beauty of emotions and the beauty of the heart. 

And I hope you will share the story of your scars and inspire others with it. Let me know, I would love to read it. 

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So much love,
Sweet. ❤️

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