Recent Posts by Elaine D Walsh
What happens to us when we die? For many, that is a question of faith with very definitive answers. For others, it is a mystery subject to debate and speculation. There are people who claim to know exactly what happens when we die via near-death experiences. When clinically dead, they visit the other side, which for most is a beautiful experience. When they are revived and return to this life, they no longer fear death and are changed by the experience. Some publish their experiences and a few are best sellers.
I was riding my exercise bike the other day...
I am honored to be invited to guest post on Pavarti Tyler’s Fighting Monkey Press. When asked to think about a topic, she said it was pretty much up to me but most of her site were irreverent posts. As I began to think about a topic, I came across an article in USA Today about the Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy and what made it compelling to women readers. So for the moment, stop what you are doing and follow along with me as I see how my debut novel stacks up!
Pavarti Tyler Guest Post, One “Hot & Steamy” Atomic Summer vs. Too Many Shades of Grey
In 1984, when my mother was thirty-eight, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent a mastectomy and chemotherapy. Five years later, without a reoccurrence, she cleared the “cured” hurdle. She diligently followed through on her annual exams and check-ups, which included a CA 125 blood test. For nineteen years, her tests all came back negative. Twenty years after her initial cancer diagnosis, her CA 125 test came back with elevated readings. A CA 125 measures the amount of protein (cancer antigen 125) in the blood. Various non-cancer related...