Mary Aviyah Farkas was handed an unwanted intimacy with Death. Overcoming Deepest Grief tells how she was thrust into abject grief and depression after the unexpected death of her wife of 18 years, as well as the loss of her dearest sister. The dagger of grief was cruelly turned and thrust deeper when her wife’s family literally plundered their home. She slowly walked the Mourner’s Path. The true meaning of Acceptance, literally fell at her feet and afforded her the ability to move on. Aviyah’s book is a powerful, inspirational, intimate, and profoundly moving account of a Lesbian widow’s process of deep and meaningful change. This book will move your heart, mind and soul.
Overcoming Deepest Grief has won two 2022 book awards: a Silver Nautilus Book Award in the category of Grief and Bereavement; and a Readers’ Choice Finalist – 5 Star Review Book Award.
“Fracassi’s novel hits me like a cross between McCammon and ’80s King. Might be one