By Emma Avery
Through all of it, Emma keeps her composure, her selection, and such a lot of all, her peace. In Bittersweet, she tells us how she survives and thrives.
Emma Avery is a bilateral double leg amputee from the age of sixteen who has labored as a laborer, a nail technician, a janitor, and a peer mentor.
Community residing providers, an enterprise that offers prone to individuals with lifestyles demanding situations and has been a huge aid source for Emma, has supplied enormous monetary aid for this undertaking.
Bittersweet is her first book.
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