Lesia Cartelli


In her authentic open voice, Heart of Fire demonstrates how to discover blessings and gifts within our challenges. Throughout her life’s journey and those of the lives she touches, Heart of Fire shares with us the importance of opening our hearts to deeply heal what blocks our life’s journey! Anyone who has been through hard times and seeks inspiration and hope MUST read this heart-warming, often humorous journey of a novel. Lesia has transformed her pain into a life of passion and purpose. Cartelli has not only found the blessings in her tragedy, she has touched many hearts through her innovative and passionate work, Angel Faces.

Cartelli founded Angel Faces®, a unique national nonprofit organization which provides healing retreats and ongoing support for adolescent girls and young women with burn/trauma injuries to achieve their optimum potential and develop meaningful relationships for them, their families, and their communities.

Heart of Fire also teaches about the power in embracing your fears. Resiliency and courage motivated Cartelli to face her fear of fire at age 33. She suited up in breathing apparatus, full firefighting gear, and entered a burning building known as a “control burn.” Her fear now conquered, she married the fire captain who led her into the fire to face her fears. In Heart of Fire, Lesia shares her life changing experience in conquering her fear.

She has been seen and has received multiple awards on Dr. Phil Show, CNN; ABC NEWS 20/20; PBS; Associated Press (video and print). MSN; Readers Digest, TODAY.com and hundreds of newspapers around the globe. She has been a guest on countless national and international radio programs including Doctor Radio, iHeartRadio and Sirius Network.

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Heart of Fire
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
What happens when a young girl is playing hide-and-seek with her cousin and her special hiding place suddenly turns into an exploding inferno? Nine-year-old Lesia Cartelli lived through the total demolition of her grandparent’s home that resulted in burns covering 50 percent of her body and face.

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health    inspiration    success    trauma