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I AM TIFFANY, by Tiffany Deshea, is a gripping tale of a biracial, adopted woman haunted by her search for identity

I AM TIFFANY by Tiffany Deshea

I AM TIFFANY, by Tiffany Deshea, is a gripping tale of a biracial, adopted woman haunted by the query, “What are you?” Her relentless search for her identity

LOS ANGELES, CA, USA, July 25, 2023/ — I AM TIFFANY is a based mostly on a true story of a biracial child woman given up for adoption at delivery. Tiffany’s life started in 1973 with unanswered questions and uncertainty. At 2 months previous she was adopted by a Caucasian household and lived in a neighborhood the place she resembled no person. It was identified that her birthmother was white however there was completely no details about her birthfather. Nevertheless, with her golden-brown pores and skin and darkish curly hair, she was advised by society her delivery father was black. With none affirmation this was instantly believed to be true. Throughout her youth she felt completely different than her friends. Taller, fatter, uglier with hair that didn’t blow within the wind she regarded within the mirror and hated what she noticed. This started a lifelong battle with an consuming dysfunction. In her early teenagers she switched colleges and for the primary time in her life was launched to racism. This preconception and unacceptance got here from the black children inflicting Tiffany to hate them and half of herself. It appeared everybody in her life besides for her household needed her to decide on a facet. Was she white? Was she black? It was the 80’s and simply saying she was blended was not ok.

She spent the subsequent 30 years looking for the reality. Who was she? The place did she belong? This journey was joined by a few years of abusing medicine and alcohol. Joined by a string of abusive and damaging relationships; one of them making her a witness to a homicide. An consuming dysfunction that grew power by means of out the years that was accompanied by a voice in her head always telling her if she might simply be skinny, she may very well be completely satisfied. She realized at 5’ 11 weighing 111 kilos this was not true. Tiffany didn’t cease her self-harming behaviors. One inpatient therapy middle after one other she was unable to stay clear & sober for very lengthy. Then the demise of her grandmother in 2015 despatched her spiraling out. Locking herself away in her rental for a 12 months excessive strung out on medicine she started affected by a somatic dysfunction that to her felt 100% actual. It introduced her to the purpose she was hardly ever talking and fell into a psychosis. Her days started each morning full of rage that she had made it by means of one other night time. An thought from a buddy and desirous to run as far-off as doable in 2016 she packed 2 suitcases, put her 2 cats in a pet service, shipped her automotive and moved to Southern California to begin over.

Now residing in California, she was residing the identical life she had been residing in Miami besides her suicidal ideation and disconnection from actuality had solely worsened. After a failed try and take her personal life, she voluntarily admitted herself in one other therapy middle. Nevertheless, this one lastly bought her consideration. By way of time {and professional} assist, she was capable of give up coming into a life of sobriety and a complete new world. She ultimately realized to like, forgive, and heal. Now not permitting herself to be labeled or positioned in a field. She was not what she thought everybody needed her to be, for those who requested her what she was she would let you know, “I Am Tiffany.”


“She had me from the closet within the prologue and saved me engaged all through. A gut-wrenching story of one ladies battle to be pleased with herself and people round her. Tiffany grabbed my coronary heart and wouldn’t let go as I learn by means of the pages of her life. I actually couldn’t put it down. I discovered it very properly written and sit up for the film of I Am Tiffany.” – Linda Reynolds

“Tiffany Deshea intertwines story upon story, by no means letting you catch your breath and sending the reader on this path alongside her. It makes you wish to preserve studying to see what occurs subsequent, all of the whereas remembering that this is a memoir and leaves you full of empathy. Her story is one of trial and tragedy ending with triumph and power, discovering her place on this planet and studying to be happy with the journey and never the vacation spot.” – Lynn

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