From the time an avalanche fractured, to the time elite back-country snowmobile rider Matt Potratz was violently crushed into a tree and buried, was twelve seconds. In a mere twelve seconds, everything changed. Miraculously, Matt survived despite significant trauma and a lengthy coma. A long and ongoing recovery left him with a hand he can't use. But by the hand of God and the amazing people in his life, he's never been without two hands. Read a story written with passion by the man who fought through an experience that turned his life upside-down. Every moment of confusion, pain, agony, frustration and tears led him to a new laughter, a new song to sing, a new life to live. This book will make you laugh, cry, cringe, and most of all, reflect. What will you do if life slides out?
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Incredible story, incredible man.
This is an incredible story of survival and strength. Despite massive trauma to his entire body and the loss of use of his left arm, Matt clawed his way out of a coma, grabbed onto his greatly changed life, and never let go. By the grace of God, Matt is walking and talking and changing lives.