Almost 23 years ago Edward Hennings was sentenced to 40 years in prison for a Class B felony. In his book he shares how the greatest mistake of his life caused him to reconsider the legacy and impact he wanted to leave as a man. He shares with readers and aspiring authors that your past does not own you and you do not owe anything to your past. He is a sought-after motivational speaker and life coach and has used his book to impact one of the highest populations of incarceration in the nation. His book has received endorsements from the department of correction as a viable resource for those looking to prevent recidivism.