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M.A. Appleby

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M. A. Appleby is an national award winning author who is a mystery buff, loves to read and travel. The hats she wears are: Landscape Designer, artist, and author. She moved to Southwest Florida with her husband when their son suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury (or TBI for short).
A journal, written the first day of his accident, was a release from the frustration and pent-up anger over medical forms, medications, treatments, shutting down his company, and then dealing with his bankruptcy. The original purpose of the journal was to impart information to survivors and caregivers as a way to help them on their journey. But as it turned out, that journal became her therapy as her son David recovered.
His story is chronicled in her fourth book,
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M.A. Appleby I can truthfully answer this question now...the best thing about being an author is getting recognition. I just won a gold and silver medal for…moreI can truthfully answer this question now...the best thing about being an author is getting recognition. I just won a gold and silver medal for RAISING DAVID AGAIN and it is a wonderful feeling!(less)
M.A. Appleby If you have a passion for writing, don't be afraid to make mistakes, then correct them and move on. It makes you a better person.
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Fourteen years ago, my husband, his brother, and I began the process of cleaning out their childhood home. My father-in-law had passed in ’95, and my mother-in-law was alone in the house when the dog she rescued decided to play tag, and she tripped over the chain, breaking her foot. After surgery, she was taken to a nursing home to recover.


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