Stricken Yet Crowned

ABOUT Michell Spoden

Michell Spoden
Michell Spoden is a survivor of rape who has not been silenced by her horrible tragedy. Instead, she decided to do something about what happened to her-she wrote a book. Her book, Stricken Yet Crowned, is an extraordinary account of one woman's struggle to overcome what the past has left More...



Stricken Yet Crowned is the true story of one woman's heroic journey through life carrying the terrible burden of having been raped as a child. Author Michell Spoden speaks very candidly about how somebody broke into her Cleveland, Ohio home one night and brutally took her innocence and how nothing would ever be the same in her life. However, through the healing power of God and a strong conviction to not be silenced, Michell has decided to come forward and speak about her experience and what it has means to be a rape victim and struggle with reality. She is in her prime of life and her message is one of hope and empowerment, not self-pity. This is a must read book for anyone who has ever known somebody that has been raped or experienced rape themselves. 102 pages, rated mature for adults, class family and relationships, abuse, and rape crisis management.