A wife and mother embracing her cultural and traditional beliefs made a heart breaking decision to leave an abusive marriage to an alcoholic in this gripping new memoir. Raised to keep personal problems to herself, Sukree Boodram decided to never seek help and to never stand up to her husband, and ultimately found herself in a bind. But in this provocative memoir, she shows how she found her courage and inner strength to leave and continue on the road to finding herself. Inspiring, warm, and deeply honest, BreakOUT offers hope to anyone who feels they have no options and shows how difficult choices can lead to new, richer lives filled with promise, peace and happiness.
Breakout: Surviving Abuse and Alcoholism. This is My Story.
There have been many books about breaking free from an abuser or an alcoholic, but now, in BreakOUT, Sukree Boodram tells the story of how she, a woman from the West Indies, had to shatter the traditions she grew up to appreciate in order to free herself emotionally and physically.
Deeply honest, beautifully written, and brave, BreakOUT by Sukree Boodram shows readers how there is always hope, no matter how dire the circumstances.
This story was published with the primary purpose of helping others who may be experiencing a similar situation by offering understanding, strength, hope and courage. Proceeds from the sale of this book goes towards community awareness and education to those affected by Domestic Violence and Alcoholism in an effort to help bring an end to the problems they plague. Sukree Boodram is the Founder and President of an international organization, Caribbean American Domestic Violence Awareness, focusing on this advocacy. Learn more about her work at www.cadva.org as well as how you can contribute or obtain help.