on Inspirational Women: Amy Liz Harrison has a new book, the title of which tells us much about her–Externally Expecting: A Mom of Eight Gets Sober and Gives Birth to a Whole New Life…Her Own. It captures the essence, and Amy fills in the blanks, comparing pregnancy and giving birth to her journey of finding sobriety. Amy’s openness and honesty carry a lot of weight in breaking down the stigmas around alcohol or drug addiction. And the hope she offers in sharing her story is about living life a day at a time, and sometimes the day has to have a restart button, but it have so much to do with forgiving ourselves. And her kids are learning amazing life lessons with her on this journey.