AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Philip Hughes-Luing, iPaddy Bostock, iGrant Dickinson, iInspire Hope, iPeter Egan, iSteven Ulmen, iDelma Luben, i

  Home > Memoir > Books Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Gordon Rouston

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· 1 Titles
· 1 Reviews
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Oct, 2011

Gordon Rouston, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Plants For A Medieval Herb Garden in the British Isles
by Beth Trissel

An illustrated collection of plants that could have been grown in a Medieval Herb or Physic Garden in the British Isles...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
With Love Stan: A Soldiers Letters From Vietnam To The World
by Karen Epp

A primary source book, a compilation of Sp4 Stanley D. Ross's letters home from the front lines of Vietnam in 1969.Photographs and recollections of the men who served wit..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



My Mind Has A Mind Of Its Own
by Gordon Rouston   

Share this with your friends on FaceBook

Category: 

Memoir

Publisher:  Cape Cod Publishing ISBN-10:  780980163544 Type: 
Pages: 

295

Copyright:  September 6, 2007 ISBN-13:  9780980163544
Non-Fiction

Alcoholism / Addiction / Recovery

Price: $5.99 (eBook)
Download to your Kindle (eBook)
Amazon
Barnes & Noble.com
Cape Cod Publishing
Gordon Rouston
My Mind Has A Mind Of Its Own

 My all true, dramatic, heartwarming, story of  being hopeless and helpless , devistated and isolated through my addiction to drugs and alcohol. The story will take you on quie a ride through my life of addiction into the miraclous recovery, now (35) years.

The story has blessed thousands in several countries, very well received by those in recovery, those suffering and those with family members or loved ones that are suffering as well. 


Excerpt

The end was finally at hand, I placed the .38 revolver in my mouth and pulled the trigger. The tear gas was thrown, shots rang out, police rushed the house guns drawn, finding Gordon on the floor face down.



Professional Reviews

Cape Cod Times
CAPE COD TIMES - CAPE COD BOOK SCENE
author: Melanie Lauwers
published: 04/06/2008

Local authors turn out 13 fresh works for spring reading
"My Mind Has a Mind of Its Own," by Gordon Rouston (Cape Cod Publishing, P.O. Box 1062, Mashpee, MA 02649, ISBN 0-980-16354-4, 207 pages, $15.95)

Gordon Rouston of Mashpee has a lot on his mind in his memoir, "My Mind Has a Mind of Its Own." In fact, he founded his own publishing company, Cape Cod Publishing, to make sure he retained control over each thought and word. Rouston's subject is addiction and alcoholism, and he uses his own devastating experiences with drugs and alcohol to exhort others not to follow the path he took before hitting bottom and finding a way back up to sobriety and success. Rouston has worked with small and large groups around the country to bring the joy of sobriety to those struggling with addiction issues.


Falmouth Enterprise
FALMOUTH ENTERPRISE
author: John T. Hough, Jr.
published: 03/28/2008

In a preface Mr. Rouston explains that he is an alcoholic who, with Gods help, has kicked, "this terrible obsession." He goes on: "Obviously you have picked up this book and started to read because you too have this soul sickness...." But Mr. Rouston underestimates his book. Yes, My Mind Has A Mind Of Its Own is a cautionary tale, but anyone who picks it up is going to enjoy the ride.

No wonder God loves Mr. Rouston. The man has a redeeming sense of humor.

Mr. Rouston is a public speaker, the sharer of his life story and the message therein, and I would recommend him.

.


Amazon
Amazon
author: Karen
published: 01/16/2006
My Mind Has a Mind of Its Own (Paperback) I am not an avid reader, but from the preface on, I could not put the book down. It is a compelling account of an individual's dark journey through addiction and loss.


Want to review or comment on this book?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!



Reader Reviews for "My Mind Has A Mind Of Its Own"

Reviewed by Richard Bowers 11/21/2012
Unpardon me but I relent it boldly;
For it is far ahead, if I can be sure of it,
And far it is, that my hallucination be valid,
And hallucination it is, as it should be,
And however, unlike itself, mysterious, unknown, and untested,
So it be foreseen in my tireless search.



Featured Book
Past And Future King
by Warren Mueller

If You Liked The Lord Of The Rings, You’ll Love This Journey Into A World of Elves, Orcs, Wizards, Trolls & Fairies The Past And Future King is the first book of..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Ma William and Her Circle of Friends
by Giftus John

A story of life in a Caribbean island as portrayed by a shopkeeper and her "trusted freinds."..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members




Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.