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October 23, 2019

Steve and I just returned from 3 days in Washington DC with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. About every two years they “storm the hill”, bringing advocates with a passion for heart health to meet with house and senate members who can help drive legislation on priorities for the AHA/ASA.

September 18, 2019

Life for me is a bit of bouncing from the top of the see saw, focusing on what I still have and still can do, and the bottom where I can’t help looking back and grieving my loss. Right now, I’m on a sailing vacation with Steve, my mom, my good friend Lizzie (husband Brian couldn’t join us - we miss you Brian), and our friends from the Netherlands – Maarten and Annette – who we only get to see every three o...

July 19, 2019

I had a great vacation week at Lake Tahoe around the 4th of July. Mixed emotions, of course – it is, after all, where I had my stroke. But I love it there. I can’t enjoy it the same way I used to, but that doesn’t mean I can’t enjoy it. I spent some good time with Steve out on the lake in our Kayak (with pedals for me and a paddle for him) and a few good bike rides the way I can now do them – on the back of...

June 11, 2019

Almost four years ago when I started negotiating with publishers for this book, I accepted what I was told – the audiobook won’t come out right away. We have to see how the book is selling, I was told, and then decide if we’ll invest in producing an audiobook.  That publisher didn’t work out, and we worked on the book for two years without a publishing contract – figured we’d get one later or self-publish....

May 14, 2019

What can I say – it’s a very exciting day!!! The official release date of Identity Theft -Rediscovering Ourselves After Stroke. It was very cool when I first got to hold the physical book in my hands about two weeks ago (advance author copies), but today feels even more special – it’s the day I hope the book will begin to help make an impact on the world. 

I sincerely hope Identity Theft becomes an impo...

May 9, 2019

With Identity Theft coming out and a solo presentation tomorrow, my anxiety level is high!

May 1, 2019

It's official, nine years post-stroke, Identity Theft: Rediscovering Ourselves After Stroke has been launched (the official release date is May 14th).

March 9, 2019

I am honored to be guest speaker @Amazon HQ with their Worldwide Ops Inclusion and Diversity team. I discussed Tempered Radicals & my new book, "Identity Theft: Rediscovering Ourselves After Stroke." http://bit.ly/2D7AaoJ

This was the perfect place to be on #InternationalWomansDay2019. Thank you Amazon for the opportunity to continue forward progress on diversity and inclusion for all!

February 28, 2019

I applaud Amazon's efforts towards creating a diverse and inclusive work environment.

February 14, 2019

Identity Theft: Rediscovering Ourselves After Stroke has a cover and is available for pre-order!

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