About the Author
ABOUT THE AUTHOR Debra J. Blood, 48 years old, mother of two, was born and raised on Fisher Lake in Three Rivers, Michigan. Debra has lived most of her life in Jacksonville, FL and now resides in Easley, S.C. Debra is the proud mother of a young and handsome U.S. Army soldier Timothy David, and a beautiful and smart teenage daughter Sarah Jane. She spends her days working from home as a customer service agent for a corporate travel agency, taking care of her elderly mother, loving her four Labradors, and just "being a mom" Life has allowed Debra to experience working as a 911 Dispatcher, Emergency room secretary, travel agent and being a loving wife and insanely proud mother. She has taken her experience with marriage, divorce, death, loss, single parenting, becoming a military mom and so many other life events and turned them into words to lift up others so as to make it through the "craziness" we call life. Writing has always been a passion but since losing her husband it has become a "survival tool" and what she calls "the cheapest therapy out there" Making others laugh while giving them hope, helping people to see the humor, the love and the goodness of each moment we are given here on earth has always been her goal and she continues to do this daily on her blog, "thehappywidow.com"