L.A. Bird started her career as a Security Specialist in the United States Air Force, assigned to Panama and later Albuquerque, NM. After proudly serving four years in the USAF, she went on to serve as a Deputy Sheriff in Arizona for another 10 years. During this time she was a Patrol Deputy, Field Training Officer, a Detective investigating all crimes involving violence and property theft, and later a Patrol Sergeant.
While working as a Deputy Sheriff, she attended Grand Canyon University earning a Bachelor's Degree in Public Safety Administration.
Pursuing new opportunities, she went back to college and obtained another degree, this one in nursing, allowing her to work as a Registered Nurse.
Six years later, while still working as an RN, she decided to pursue yet another passion, writing!
Using her knowledge from both law enforcement and nursing, she created her thriller Dying Vengeance with plans to release many more Detective Brian O'Reilly stories in the future!
This book contains a group of stories compiled over many years of nursing. These are stories of happiness, sadness, hilarity… and even a few that will make you angry. But all of them are what you can expect to see in nursing! So hang on to your stethoscopes and read on about what makes this job so exciting!
This is the story of everyday people devastated by an unbelievably virulent disease that has struck the world. As the CDC races to develop a vaccine or cure, evil elements of the population attempt to take over, ruling by malice and fear. The final outcome may very well depend on communities banding together against those that seek to destroy them… threats that are both biological and human.
Rachel is a dedicated Nurse, saving lives and helping others during times of medical crisis. But when a frightening diagnosis of her own throws her life into chaos, she is faced with a moral dilemma. Detective Brian O'Reilly battles with his own demons after a child rapist and murderer is set free. He continues to pursue the murderer but is now faced with another case...a vigilante hunting Denver!