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“This is not a simple “how to” book; this is an empowerment tool.”

-Susan, GoodReads

About The Book

After living an average life in Buffalo, New York, Lisa Marie Runfola gave it all up to live an unconventional expat lifestyle abroad—only to return a few years later to support her ex-husband through his cancer and eventual death. This is the story of a woman who changed her life after a lightbulb moment, having no idea that her new life would change her in turn. Through parenthood, divorce and grief, Lisa Marie’s experiences bring introspection and inspiration to those who are looking to find limitless opportunities in powerless circumstances.

This powerful memoir follows Lisa Marie’s journey across an ocean and back again.  Quotes and questions for reflection encourage a hard look at our own lives and how we can reframe our experiences to help us grow. With raw honesty and radical self-acceptance, A Limitless Life in a Powerless World calls us to face what scares us, speak from the heart, and love our own messy, beautiful, perfect truth.

About The Author

Lisa Marie Runfola went from living a conventional American lifestyle to an unconventional expat lifestyle abroad. A mother of five and a lifelong reader, she brings her experiences as a parent, partner and daughter into her writing. Her deeply introspective style mirrors her love for adventure, which has brought her through divorce, grief and many international airports. Lisa Marie currently resides in Geneva, Switzerland with her husband and three of her children and frequently travels to both Sarasota, Florida and Buffalo, New York to meet with family. This is her first book.

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I literally couldn't put this book down... A Limitless Life in a Powerless World should be on everyone's summer book list! There are so many facets of this book that make authentic connections to life as we experience it including our struggles, triumphs, loss, and most importantly the strength of true love and the provisions of faith. Lisa Marie Runfola bravely tells her story with an honesty that makes any reader feel empowered and inspired after reading her memoir. I cannot wait for what's to come from this incredibly talented and beautiful author.

Kimberly Kohl (Amazon Book Reviews /Paperback Verified Purchase)