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  • Keywords
    • overcoming childhood abuse,
    • navigating a new country,
    • transformative power of art,
    • immigration from Africa to Canada,
    • quest for a better life,
    • maternal determination to protect children,
    • inspiration through adversities

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Reclaiming My Name, Niwahereza
by Yvonne Niwahereza Colangelo

'Reclaiming my Name, Niwahereza' is a poignant and fearless voyage into the realms of self-discovery, resilience, creativity, and the indomitable human spirit. Within the pages of this deeply personal and emotionally charged memoir, Yvonne invites readers to accompany her on a profound exploration of the intricate threads woven into the tapestry of her life. In a narrative that unfolds like a meticulously crafted painting, each chapter adds a new layer to the canvas of Yvonne's existence. From the turbulence of her formative years to the quest for her true identity and purpose in a world that often felt unwelcoming, Yvonne's journey is an intricate masterpiece. Through the trials of family, love, and the arduous path to self-acceptance, she discovers the transformative and healing power of creativity. As Yvonne navigates the labyrinth of her own existence, she illuminates a universal message of hope. Her story stands as a testament to the resilience that resides within all of us, a reminder that even in the bleakest moments, the human spirit can soar, create, and uncover beauty in the unlikeliest of places. This compelling narrative celebrates the dormant strength within each individual, illustrating the enduring fortitude of the human spirit. It vividly portrays how art can serve as a balm for the soul, facilitating both healing and transformation. 'Reclaiming my Name, Niwahereza' is an unforgettable odyssey that will leave you motivated to embrace your unique path towards self-discovery, creativity, and authenticity.

Yvonne Niwahereza Colangelo is a versatile storyteller, Financial thought Leader, and artist whose life's journey has been deeply transformative. Born in Uganda, she later relocated to Canada, embarking on a path marked by resilience in the face of adversity. From a young age, Yvonne's creative spirit shone brightly, providing solace and purpose through artistry. Gifted in storytelling, she initiated a profound self-discovery journey, unveiling the layers of her identity. Yvonne's literary voyage is a testament to her unwavering commitment to self-discovery and resilience. Her words radiate authenticity, candour, and raw vulnerability, forging a profound connection with readers as they navigate her intricate life tapestry. Before this book, Yvonne gained recognition for impactful work in finance and art. Her art, displayed in galleries, sparks conversations on identity and the human experience. Beyond art, Yvonne passionately champions self-acceptance, mental health, and the transformative power of creativity. Her belief in untapped stories motivates her to inspire others on their unique self-discovery journeys.


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