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Derek Ross
You can't fake passion.
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My wife's book is now available on Amazon:

In 1992, nine-year-old Katie Beers was kidnapped by a family friend and locked in an underground box for 17 days. Katie has now come forward to tell the story that created a national media storm as reporters uncovered the truth about her pre-kidnapping life of neglect and sexual abuse and the details of her rescue. She shares how this experience and the recent death of her kidnapper, John Esposito, has affected her life. Despite the horrible reality of Katie's days of being chained in darkness, the kidnapping was, in fact, the climactic end of a tragic childhood and the beginning of a new life.

Katie has been traveling around the country the past two years keynote speaking at various child advocacy and victim events, motivational and inspirational speaking venues, and of course various media outlets.

My wife's book, Buried Memories, is a NYT Bestseller. This is the new and updated version that includes new chapters such as life after Buried Memories.

For those that do not know, part of the reason for the new book is sadly because the original book publisher completely screwed her and I over, stealing thousands of dollars from us (essentially victimizing a victim, awesome huh?). The book has been released with a reputable publisher and we couldn't be happier with the change.

Thank you so much for the share and the kind words +Virginia Poltrack. Katie and I appreciate it :)
So I really struggled with how to word this post. Let me start by linking to this book-

I met +Katie Beers​​ before I knew about this book, about her story. I liked her immediately, and in fact, just thought she was a GREAT person. The kind of friend that when you meet them for the first time, you walk away thinking to yourself, "I really adore that person, I'm so happy to have met them!"

Then I learned a bit about this story, and ordered the book. And I was floored. To say she is an amazing person and survivor is an understatement. Basically, I was completely blown away and have a new found respect for someone I already held in really high regard. Katie, thank you for sharing this. You're amazing, and deserve every happiness. I'm really proud to call you a friend 💗

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Tesla Model 3 receives a perfect safety rating from NHTSA. It earned five stars in every category.

I'm still a little saddened that I had to turn in my reservation last fall, as I cannot afford a $50,000 vehicle. Maybe in a few years.

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Good and as it should be Visor and Pursuit are now bannable offenses in Overwatch.

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Google's possible next Pixelbook / Chromebook may have just leaked with fingerprint reader located at the top.

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The iPhone XS camera beats the iPhone X, but not last year's Google Pixel 2 .

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Google Home Hub is apparently Google's own smart display. I'd buy this if I didn't already have a Google Home in every room of my house.

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Ugh. Inbox is shutting down in 6 months. That's saddening. I haven't used Gmail proper since Inbox launched. Do you use Inbox?

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This month's Humble Bundle includes Overwatch, a $50 game, for only $12. That's a hell of a deal.

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