In the Cleft Joy Comes in the Mourning is a journey of the heart. Dana Goodman shares, with raw honesty, her pain, her triumphs and the unshakable hope she placed in God after her husband, son and mother-in-law died of cancer. Dana peels back her protective layers to give her readers a glimpse of the inward journey of mourning and how leaning into the pain can lead to healing. At the end of her journey, she shows readers how pain can be mined out of the ashes of adversity.
In the Cleft: Joy Comes in the Mourning
About The Author
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."
Nature, prayer, contemplation and simple joys make my heart happy. During my early childhood years, I was brought up in wide open space, free to roam and enjoy life's simple gifts in nature. From the very beginning, I preferred quiet places to busy chaotic cities. In truth, I am a bonafide introvert.
Even as a little girl, I liked to write about deep things in my journal. I tended to be quite serious, but also playful and... more