After exposure to severe mold in the workplace, I found myself unable to continue the life I once led. I was forced to quit work and give up many things that I cherished. At the time I became ill, I was a 45-year-old mother of two. The mold exposure sent me on a path of immune system dysfunction, severe depression and near financial ruin. I struggled with the loss of identity, loss of my independence and severe depression. In 2003 I began to write my book. I
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felt others needed to know how devastating mold can really be. It has taken me nearly nine years to complete the book. Allergic to Life: My Battle for Survival, Courage, and Hope is now available through Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and signed copies will be available on my website for those in the US only.
I took myself away from my struggles by reading, reading, and more reading. As I began the process of marketing and promoting my book, I discovered some amazing Indie Authors. These wonderful authors offered support and encouragement to me. My main genres for reading were mysteries and biographies. Through this new world of Indie Authors, I discovered some amazing books written by little known authors. My reading has become much more eclectic. This blog has been created to showcase many of the authors I have met.
So sit back in your comfy chair, grab a cup of tea, and find your next favorite book.