After This…


“Engel’s perseverance and determination provide immeasurable inspiration to students and adults alike.”

Steve Hirst,

Wake Forest University

“Vividly describes the steps in a remarkable recovery. I was moved to tears. Everyone who reads this book will experience a transformation.”

Paul H. Ward

M.D. F.A.C.S.




After This: An Inspirational Journey For All the Wrong Reasons

Catastrophic injuries. Immediate and total blindness. An innocent young life shattered at the hands of a drunk driver.

This is an unforgettable account of turning tragedy into triumph. With heart wrenching honesty, humor and insight, Marcus Engel guides us on a path to self-discovery. This coming-of-age story will cause you to view obstacles as opportunities and discover that choices, not circumstances, determine ultimate happiness.