Los Angeles Sentinel featured Pat Smith in a story titled, “God’s Grace Inspires Smith to Write ‘Second Chances.'" The article states “First-time author Pat Smith is feeling good these days. Her new book, ‘Second Chances,’ is taking off, her husband, football Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith, and their five children are doing well and most important, her relationship with Chris grows stronger each day. Her upbeat attitude is start contrast to the depression and sense of loss she used to feel. Fortunately, she said, God’s grace covered her and His direction led her to write about rediscovering purpose and joy in life.”
Los Angeles Sentinel: A local, weekly newspaper providing community, business and political news to the African American community in Southern Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego counties, CA. It is Southern California's oldest continually published black newspaper. The paper also contains an insert of Healthy Choices, which focuses on the elimination of certain health problems that affect racial and ethnic minorities.