My book includes short biographies of young people who resided in Cary, NC, whose lives were ended prematurely in car wrecks, shootings, drunk driving accidents, and other tragedies. The time span of the book encompasses young men and women who were born between 1930 and 1968. Most of the deaths occurred between 1950 and 1974.
Healing is a state of burdenlessness. Tapestry Of Love is a memoir of a journey through cancer by a brother and sister. Michael, dealt with cancer twice in his life and died young, at the age of 34. This is a first person narrative,in both of our voices, describing our experiences in coping with the illness, with life and death, with grief and healing.
I died at the age of twenty four. It was May my favorite month. Flowers were blooming and the desert sky was covered in dusty storms. This story chronicles my near death experience after flat-lining twice after three surgeries for a ruptured appendix. Surreal events that occurred. The gift that I was given for several years after that both haunted and empowered.
Sixteen-year-old Caelyn Noel has a relatively normal life until she collapses in school one day. To her horror, she finds out her heart is failing and she must have a heart transplant to live. Caelyn struggles with her fear of dying and worries of having someone else’s heart.