..this isn't a book about death, but about living filled with wisdom that has been tempered by loss and pain. -- Donald M. Murray, author of The Lively Shadow-Living with the death of a child
A moving story, well told, of love, loss and pain. -- Rabbi Harold S.Kushner, author When Bad Things Happen to Good People
Losing Joathan is a beautifully written story, filled with fear and hope... -- Terry Gorski, author and founder of CENAPS
About the Author
Robert P. Waxler graduated with a B.A. from Brown University, M.A. from Boston College, and Ph.D. from SUNY at Stony Brook. He is currently an English professor at University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth.Dr. Waxler is a co-editor of an anthology published by Notre Dame Press based on the internationally recognized alternative sentencing program Changing Lives Through Literature which he co-founded in 1991.
Linda Lassoff Waxler graducated with a B.A. from Tufts University and a M.A. from Suny at Stony Brook. She is a math teacher at Dartmouth High School and previously taught at Fisher College and Bristol Community College. She is a co-founder of the SWIMS Program (Successful Women in Math and Science) and a founding member of the New Bedford Community Health Center. Ms. Waxler also serves as an active board member of Compassionate Friends and Positive Action Against Chemical Addiction.