Both Sides of the Street: Choices & Consequences
Marcus Whitley, author
Writer and ex-convict Marcus Whitley is a youth advocate who works to help adolescents find a better path. Now, after having made regrettable choices of his own, he is sharing his experiences in the hopes that others won’t make the same mistakes he did. Both Sides of the Street will teach how changing your thought process can help you make smarter decisions instead of impulsive ones. Improving self-awareness can change and maybe even save your life! This book will help you understand how drugs, guns, and the pursuit of wealth can lead to deadly consequences. Whether you’re in the streets, you’re trying to get out of the streets, or you work with those who struggle to find themselves, Both Sides of the Street is a wake up call that reveals the most common misconceptions about life in the streets. With honest, direct language, Marcus describes the realities that so many people are unaware of (or trying to get away from) and gives practical guidance on how to do so. He also gives tips on ways budgeting can help you become financially stable and secure a brighter future. No matter where you are in life right now, you can set and achieve your goals!