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Lisa Mead & Gerad Davis, Before There Was An After – Reading & Signing

September 23, 2023 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for a special reading of mother and son writing duo, Lisa Mead & Gerad Davis’, first book, Before There Was An After.

A powerful and emotional mother and son memoir that recounts their seven year journey through his heroin addiction and multiple attempts at recovery. Honest, heartbreaking and revealing they share their very personal experience, mistakes, and search for answers. The book is intended to be a resource for families dealing with a loved ones struggles providing insight, explanations and validation that this insidious disease is a disease that affects the entire family. Their hope is by understanding what you are dealing with you can come to terms with who is in control and who needs to choose freedom and purpose.

Gerad Davis has been sober since April 2018 and works in the recovery industry in Dallas, Texas. He is passionate about supporting others on their recovery journey. He loves spending time with his daughter and is currently training for his first marathon. Before There Was An After is his first book.

Lisa Mead is a healthcare executive in Reno, Nevada. She is passionate about supporting families struggling with navigating the addiction of a loved one. In her spare time she is a yoga instructor and organic gardener. She has written articles for various healthcare publications. Before There Was An After is her first book.


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