Gloria Shell Mitchell , aka Davida Kincaid, tells her story of growing up in Columbia, South Carolina during the 1950s and 1960s. The Garbage Man’s Daughter Series begins when her daddy David, a garbageman, abandons his family and her unemployed mama moves to the country with many children. Davida struggles to adjust to the loss of both her daddy and city life amenities. She credits support from a teacher at every grade level, her beloved grandpa, and her faith in God as helping her to overcome the pain of divorce.
Gloria, an educator, minister and radio host, urges readers to let go of the garbage they carry from childhood into adult relationships. A divorce coach, she teaches about Christian marriage and the Family, and facilitates divorce support groups. She raises awareness to family issues children face and provides encouragement to individuals whose lives have been impacted by divorce and separation.
Books about Davida Kincaid
The Garbage Man’s Daughter Series:
Letting Go of Shame (Book 1)
Letting Go of SECRETS (Book 2)
Letting Go of STRESS (Book 3)
Letting Go of SCARS (Book 4)
My Knotty Decision
Bliss and Blisters in Love & Marriage
Desire After Divorce
How does a military spouse cope with a partner who returns from war with PTSD? College student Davida Kincaid shares her ten days of marital bliss with husband Vincent Henderson before he is deployed to Vietnam. Months later, he returns home a totally changed person and Davida is forced to cling to faith in God and advice from older wives when blistery attacks make her married life a living hell.
Learn the impact of family dysfunction and divorce based on true stories in the life of the inquisitive child, Davida Kincaid, who struggles to escape impoverished living conditions in rural America, understand her mother of eighteen children, and adjust to the absence of her beloved father, a garbage man.