Author: Fiona Harewood

Despite being abused, Angelique kept going back because she mistook abuse for love. Sound familiar?

Abusive relationships have not been relegated to the past. They are still prevalent today among the rich and poor, male and female, old and young, black and white . . . as Angelique is well aware.

Angelique Castor falls for a dashing singer, which becomes her first mistake. He has good looks but no backbone. She then realizes he is no knight in shining armor, and this forces her to make tough choices. One bad choice eventually leads to another. How does Angelique deal with her mistakes? How will her story end?

In River Never Smooth: Reclaiming Power After Abuse, author, speaker, and life coach, Fiona Harewood, uses the persona, Angelique, to recap her riveting life’s journey, showing how she overcame abuse and reclaimed her power. Angelique’s story concludes with an exclusive model for finding healing. She teaches from experience, research, education, and faith.

After reading River Never Smooth, you will:

  • Identify abuse and know how to deal with it
  • Know when to move on
  • Live a life free of regrets
  • Rise above your circumstances, and emerge an overcomer


Fiona Harewood

Fiona Harewood, author, speaker, and life coach empowers abused women, people struggling with their faith, and students and dropouts who are demotivated in their pursuit to better themselves, to overcome.

Harewood has triumphed over abuse and she believes her voice will help many abused victims find the strength needed to rise above their circumstances.

She lives in Philadelphia with her husband and has three adult children.