Know Love: A Memoir
Rex ShadesEagle, author
Know Love tells the story of how Rex ShadesEagle overcame 27 years of addiction by healing childhood trauma. Physically and sexually abused from 6-12 years old until being kicked out onto the streets for fighting back against his abuser. He would learn how to hustle, lie, cheat, and steal on the streets of S. New Jersey. He left NJ to follow the Grateful Dead where he found his Tribe. The Dead led him to Boulder, CO where he would find his family. For the next 2 decades, Rex continued his heroin use and was in and out of prison until one night in October 2013 when the lies came crashing down and a new day dawned on a new Man. 8 years clean Know Love shares one man's journey to overcoming his past to build a bright and beautiful future.