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Defy The Immediate — T.R. Shaw

Defy The Immediate — T.R. Shaw


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Book description:

Defy the Immediate is an energizing and inspiring look at life lessons ... the role perseverance plays in determining failure and success, seen through the lens of a military and professional career. With a foreword by Dick Enberg.

Advance Praise for Defy the Immediate

“T.R. Shaw has the rare ability to look both success and failure straight in the eye. Powerful and engaging, his book is an inspiring glimpse into a self-awareness and perseverance that we should all aspire to.” — Retired U.S. Navy Capt. Thom Burke, former commanding officer, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)

“Who are your heroes? T.R. Shaw’s reflective look back at his life can help all of us identify the true heroes in our lives. Defy the Immediate, written with humor and profound sincerity, is an introspective look into the author’s life that proves good can come out of even the worst of times.” — Retired U.S. Army Col. John Wemlinger, best-selling author of Operation Light Switch, Winters Bloom and Before the Snow Flies

“Defy the Immediate helps us to dig into ourselves to find our greatness. T.R. Shaw’s book helps us realize that one way to grow in wisdom is to reflect on our experiences. The book will also help to find the turning points in our lives to become better in all that we do.” — Carlos Fontana, Mental Fitness, Leadership Coach and Co-Author of Follow to Lead; The Seven Principles of Being a Great Follower

“As a funeral director, T.R. Shaw witnessed the depths of personal tragedy and emotions. As a Naval Officer, at the bridge on one of history’s most awesome ships, he gained wisdom and understanding. Defy the Immediate uplifts and inspires and will motivate you to achieve your greatest aspirations.” — Retired U.S. Air Force Col. Ron Wassom, military advocate, educator, and community leader

196 pages
6 x 9 inches
ISBN: 978-1-950659-24-1(Softcover)
Retail price: $16.95




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