Book Review Alert: Thorns of My Past!
Author: Arrelle Thomas
Publication Date: March 7, 2020
Rating: 4 stars
The Thorns of My Past is a set of memoirs that explains the trials and tribulations of a young Christian woman. For example in chapter one the author opens the scene with her grandmother trying to explain something to her but as a young woman, Arielle does not understand. We can understand this as women right? The response to her grandmother questions with respect and shows the reader how she as a young woman back then dealt with problems by consulting with grandmother . In this example Arielle told in so many words about her womanhood choices. At one point, she thinks about everything and she finally gets the message. By chapter 2 the guides the reader’s attention as she takes back to a class where a boy is being bullied and she becomes his friend.
She becomes the unspoken superhero. And with this the whole message of the memoirs take on another meaning. She's sassy and resourceful and she's young women to be themselves because she uses herself and her memoirs so the reader can relate to her