Living in the Light by Lacey West – Blog Tour Interview

Welcome to Author Lacey West

Lacey West, a wife, mother, and registered nurse, was born and raised in Delta, Utah.  She graduated with honors from Southern Utah University with a bachelor degree in Nursing.  Motivated by a desire to conquer her own depression, she spent years researching mental health.  She enjoys writing, spending time with family, playing the violin, creating healthy recipes, photography, sewing, and fishing.  She resides with her husband and two children in Wichita, Kansas.

Interview
What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? 
Stewart’s Coconut Brownie Avalanche

Night owl, or early bird?  
Early bird

Skittles or M&Ms? 
M&Ms…chocolate always wins

Tell us your most rewarding experience since being published.  
I received an email from someone who read my manuscript.  She told me the book changed her life.  At that moment I felt that all my efforts were justified!  If I only helped one person…it was worth it.

What is your favorite Quote? 
“God didn’t promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow, sun without rain, but He did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears, and light for the way. —Author anonymous.”

When you were little, what did you want to be when you “grew up”?  
In elementary school I wanted to be an author.  By the time I got to high school I decided I wanted to be a nurse.  I’ve always wanted to be a mom.  I feel very blessed to now be all three J

Which authors have influence you most how? 
The Book of Mormon prophets

Favorite music?
Country

Favorite sport? 
Volleyball

In your wildest dreams, which author would you love to co-author a book with? 
Russell M. Nelson

Print or Ebook? 
Print

City or Country? 
Country

What is something people would be surprised to know about you?
I caught a 5 foot 9 inch, 185 pound Halibut in Alaska.

Living in the Light

Living in the Light, is an inspirational, self-help book which provides the reader with skills to overcome depression and anxiety.  It describes depression and how it affects one physically, emotionally, and spiritually.  It sheds light on the interrelation between depression, anxiety, and the effects of one’s thoughts.  The outlined cognitive techniques are simple yet effective, and in correspondence with  gospel principles, empower the reader with the ability to regain their peace and happiness.

Living in the Light not only provides a step-by-step method to overcome negativity, but enlightens the reader with analogies pertaining to the symbolic nature of light and dark.  It expounds on the necessity for  faith on the Lord Jesus Christ through all trials and tribulations.  Living in the Light assists one in eliminating all aspects of darkness from their life–whether it be sin or depression–and teaches one how to be truly happy by embracing a life full of light.

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