Book one will lead a five-part series about real life and real people. This is one man’s journey to self-discovery and redemption. No sugar coating here. It is a raw and unfiltered look at growing up the hard way, bootstraps and balls and an instinct to survive against all odds. Over the course of this series, you will climb to death-defying peaks that will pull you down the other side – on hell on wheels, roller coaster ride of emotional and visual images that will tug at your heartstrings and then just as quickly make you burst out laughing. The underlying message is one of humor, hope, and triumph of the human spirit. This is the ultimate underdog story of a lone survivor. This one man?s journey will prove that nothing is impossible because ?The hard you do now; the impossible just takes a little longer.? We start with a traumatic beginning that leads to leaving home at eighteen to reconnecting with family. The prodigal son returns after more than thirty years on the road to find his family thought he had died somewhere along the way. Surviving more than forty years of hardcore drug use and abuse, homelessness and a revolving door of more than twenty-six county jails and three federal prisons he becomes a father and raises a family on the road – living in vans and buses, tents and a Tee Pee for more than thirteen years. Eventually, he breaks through to sobriety and success. And in the end, you will know his story to be the ride of your life.