Hemingway native has book published

  • Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Alexandria Leggette

Hemingway, native Alexandria Leggette has currently self-published her first book entitled Confessions Of A Christian Black: Pieces Of Me. After graduating from Carvers Bay High School in 2012, Leggette began to search for her purpose in life. Growing up with insecurities and low self-esteem she grabbed hold of art and writing and began to create poems and drawings that helped her to freely express herself.

Leggette said as a child she was subjected to verbal and sexual abuse that silently haunted her for years because she was to afraid to speak out about it.

In Confessions Of A Christian Black Girl: Pieces Of Me she finds the courage to speak; hoping to inspire and empower young ladies to use their voice against life’s curveballs.

Giving a transparent account of her encounters--including experiences with severe depression, attempted suicide, addictions and more, she portrays her encounter with life in the midst of hell. Leggette said she hopes to shed light on many unspoken issues in young ladies lives and introduce them to the power of love, which assisted her in conquering her past and guiding her future. Confessions Of A Christian Black: Pieces Of Me was scheduled for release August 4, on Amazon and Kindle.

Comments

Notice about comments:

The News is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. We do not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not The News.

If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Read our full terms and conditions.

Upcoming Events
Poll
 Latest News
Print Ads
Latest Videos


The News

© 2014 The News an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.