By Jon Stevens Alon
Jon was once encouraged to put in writing the book, that is in accordance with his IN MY FATHER'S FOOTSTEPS © screenplay, simply because he by no means had a courting along with his father, and not informed his dad that he enjoyed him. His father used to be a decent and tough operating strong guy who misplaced Jon's mother correct after she gave delivery to him, which should have devastated his father who had enjoyed her vastly. His dad married a divorced girl and mom to a baby 4 years Jon's senior. The stepmother used to be merciless either to Jon and his father. Jon resented his father for no longer status as much as this brutal evil lady whilst she beat him as a toddler, and abused him as teenager. Following one gruesome incident, Jon informed his dad that he hated him sooner than completely working clear of domestic on the age of sixteen. As an grownup, Jon learned his father's drawback in lifestyles desirous to supply him with a mom, and in time Jon got here to remorse by no means having attempted to appreciate the discomfort his dad used to be residing with. yet so much of all, Jon was once harassed via the guilt of no longer telling his discomfort father that he enjoyed him, as imperfect a dad that he was once. AMERICAN SHOOTER is Jon's homage to the misplaced courting together with his dad, and devoted to the reminiscence of his appealing mom, who he by no means had the chance to satisfy as a result of her untimely passing on the age of 27.
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AMERICAN SHOOTER: AMID THE VIOLENCE OF WAR, THERE IS FORGIVENESS, FIRST LOVE, AND REDEMPTION by Jon Stevens Alon