Nashville therapist and recovery expert excavates her roots as a means of healing

As a follow up to her highly successful debut memoir, High Bottom — Letting Go of Vodka & ChardonnayScreen Shot 2016-02-18 at 10.09.08 AM, author Tammy Roth and Wandering in the Words Press launch the sequel, New Bottom — Turning the Other Cheek. Roth’s second memoir continues her account of her life in recovery, but she also takes readers on a journey through her youth. She uncovers the experiences that shaped her and uses the exploration to heal old wounds, change current dynamics, and make way for a bold future.

Roth’s new memoir uncovers truths about forgiving, healing, seeking independence, and finding authenticity. She writes:

When I was fifty, I was five years sober, and I discovered I had spent a lifetime numbing, ignoring, rationalizing, and most of all, minimizing the less-than-idyllic environment in which I had grown up. I’d never had the desire to see myself as a victim, and I avoided others who exhibited a victim mentality. Come to think of it, I wasnt too fond of vulnerability either. I had spent the majority of my life being stoic, strong, and resilient—my defense mechanisms. But the truth is that I grew up in a home filled with dysfunction and a little body filled with fear.

Roth’s first memoir, High Bottom, has held a spot in the top 100 Kindle books about alcoholism since its publication in January 2014. Both books are available on Amazon in paperback and e-book formats.

New Bottom — Turning the Other Cheek: http://www.amazon.com/New-Bottom-Turning-Other-Cheek/dp/099678781X

High Bottom — Letting Go of Vodka & Chardonnay: http://www.amazon.com/High-Bottom-Letting-Vodka-Chardonnay-ebook/dp/B00HYPKZ18/

Roth is available for author interviews. Please contact publisher Jennifer Chesak for more info: 773-469-6816.

About the Author

Tammy Roth takes an irreverent approach to the sacred and mystical and loves connecting traditional methods of recovery with ancient practices. She facilitates women’s retreats and is the clinical director of a women’s treatment center. Visit www.tammyroth.com.



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