“This work is a compilation of life events that have contributed to Whitaker’s development as a wife, mother, and Christian. Her story is wholly personal and unique.”

—Publishers Weekly/BookLife Prize Review

“Whitaker is a talented storyteller who blends blunt honesty with heartfelt compassion.”

Kirkus Reviews

This Might Be The Story for Someone Just Like You

The Inspiring True Story of Dashed Hopes, Faith Restored, and Dreams Fulfilled

Faith Restored, Dreams Fulfilled

Flourish Because is the memoir of Kay Whitaker, a person whose name is not recognizable and who has no claim to fame. This is a story of dashed hopes, faith restored, dreams fulfilled, and ultimately a woman’s quest for truth.

While the author understood early on that, for her life to change, she had to change – the question remained, but how? Repeated mistakes and choices with tragic circumstances are what led her to a place where she ultimately learned it is God Who leads, and it is her choice to follow. . . Read More


Kay Whitaker was born in Fort Worth, Texas. She is a fifth-generation native Texan. Kay graduated from Texas Christian University in 1974. Read More

  • Publisher: Carpenter Son’s Publishing (August 22, 2023)

  • Paperback | ISBN: 978-1-956370-01-0

  • 336 pages | $14.99 | 5.5 x 8.5

Autobiography/Memoir, Family & Relationships,
Christian Living/Inspirational,

Author Kay Whitaker