Glendale, AZ (PressExposure) January 12, 2009 -- Glendale, AZâIn Your Face Ink, LLC is pleased to announce the release of their new book Beautiful Sadness: The Journey of Hope and Compassion Through Life and Loss by Joy Jennings, a hospice nurse. Jenningsâ heart-tugging narrative chronicles the lives of her patients through their final weeks or days of their terminal illnesses. The author delves into the feelings of her patients, their family members and herself as they question the meaning of life and the meaning of death.
âJoy poignantly captures the emotionâthe grief, the anger and the occasional reliefâthat comes during a long-term illness followed by a death,â said Laura C. Browne, president of In Your Face Ink. âBeautiful Sadness is different than the books weâve published in the past, but we feel its raw emotion and insights provide readers with a chance to explore something most people go through eventually. We hope the book tugs at peopleâs hearts and makes them better understand the dying processâ¦for everyone involvedâprofessional staff, family and the ill person.â
Joy Jennings has more than three and a half decades of nursing experience, where she has helped the dying and their families. After experiencing major personal losses, she made a professional commitment to specialize in hospice and bereavement services. Ms. Jennings is a Certified Hospice RN and an experienced group support facilitator for primary care givers and bereavement.
Beautiful Sadness is available for $16.95 from In Your Face Inkâs website, http://www.inyourfaceink.com or from most major retailers.