So far everyone who has accepted my interview requests have been white and Anglo-European. Odd. I do have requests pending with both the Cherokee Nation (NC) and a an African-American pastor (Southern Baptist). And I am accepting interviews from all races, creeds, and colors. Makes me wonder if some of this is not perhaps race … More Writing Process Post 2
I began by buying research books but another part of the research for this book will be interviewing people as possible for a more contemporary perspective. So I put this request on social media. “I am seeking interviewees for my second book. I would like to talk to Wiccans, Druids, Norse mythos followers, witches, occultists, … More Writing Process Post 1
This is the story of a lady from Maryland whose story is a bit stranger than most. While Lyme is frequently misdiagnosed and/or untreated, this story forces me to believe that many in the medical community are more in need of our aid than I had previously supposed. For D. , it all started with … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of an Epidemic – D. from Maryland
With permission and edited for misspellings: A Life-Changing Year I am a 45-year-old wife, mother of three, and professional. I had always been the most optimistic, joyful, and healthy person as I journeyed through my very happy life. I had encountered some minor trials in my life, but nothing like what I encountered in October … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic -Annalisa W.
Almost three years ago now, I started research for a book called Lyme Disease: Stories from the Front Line of An Epidemic. I started the book because I have Lyme Disease myself. Misunderstood, underfunded and not insurable, Lyme Disease is an orphan disease that has become something of a controversy of our age. Patients of … More Lyme Disease: Stories From the Front Lines of An Epidemic – Intro
As most of my readers here know I write for a living. I’ve even been published, and NOT just on Kindle. So yay, me, right? And I write in three genres, nonfiction (medical, history, random content), horror/dark fantasy, and cyberpunk. But the books on my desk right now – all gifts from my boyfriend – … More Huh, a demon catching soccer mom, sounds…um, what exactly?