Raised – Atlanta, Georgia from age 4 on
Diagnosed – Epilepsy – Petit Mal Temporal Lobe – age 6
Diagnosed – Multiple Sclerosis in 1986
Career – taught middle school for over 15 years – certified to teach in
Georgia, Connecticut, and West Virginia & North Carolina
Accomplishments: put in a two mile long nature trail in Danbury,
Connecticut and wrote a book of environmental activities for teachers
and students to utilize while on the trail. I was presented the key to the
city of Danbury by the Mayor.
” Healing Words, Life Lessons to Inspire” published by Tate Publishing
was nationally released on February 22, 2011. I speak to many groups
on topics ranging from,”Awareness of the Self” to “Parenting” and
“Healing Relationships.” I also speak to groups on the topics of Epilepsy
and Multiple Sclerosis as those are the situations I had to deal with
in order to learn what I needed to learn. This book was entered for
nomination for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for 2012.
Selected to be one of 30 women who wrote an inspirational essay
featured in the new book,” Women Will Save The World” by Caroline
Shearer – Absolute Love Publishing – released March 8, 2012
Featured Inspirational Luminary on Inspire Me today .com – May 12,
Featured writer on Fun and Fit.com
Featured writer on Whole Woman Village Post – article “The Strength
of a Woman”.
Featured Spiritual Writer for “The Wellness Journey” online magazine