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

Me among the daffodils.
Me among the daffodils.

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 AmazonBarnes 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.


2 responses to “About

  1. Cute blog Kathryn:) I never knew much about blogs until I joined RRBC, but I am learning! Thanks for reposting about my books!

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