It is so exciting to be sharing our story. Publishing this first book on Amazon has been a learning experience.
For those who have been asking, yes you WILL be able to order the paperback and have it in time for the book launch party at Cattle Dog in Inverness, Florida, USA at 10:00 a.m. on March 23, 2019. The Kindle will be available for pre-order and will download to your device (as I understand) on the launch date, March 21st. So,YES! I will be able to sign books at the launch parties. Please spread the word, as a portion of my proceeds will be donated to Alzheimer's research and/or Caregiver relief/respite.
Mark your calendar! The video to reveal the cover choice premiers at 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time U.S.A. on Monday, February 4th.
is scheduled to be released on March 21, 2019. Mark your calendar!
Find out what I have added and removed from the original blog of our
journey around the North Western United States of America.
ALZHEIMER’S TRIPPIN’ with George
Diagnosis to Discovery in 10,000 Miles By Susan Straley
What would you do if you learned that your spouse or partner has progressive dementia, possibly Alzheimer’s disease? This
is the brutally honest journal of one spouse and reluctant caregiver
that “ran for the hills.” Of course she took her husband George along. What
challenges did Susan encounter? Can she enjoy the present — a journey
across the U.S.A. - while worrying about the future? How do she and
George deal with his increasing dementia symptoms? And
the biggest question of all, after 40 years together, can they remain
married and loving through it all? Travel along with George and Susan.
You will learn, you will laugh and maybe sh…
What fun it was this fall when my biking friend and neighbor returned to Florida to announce that she had just published her first book. ME TOO! I said. Well, almost. It officially releases March 21, 2019.
Alzheimer's Trippin' with George - book 1 in the series - is now available to order and receive in paperback.
The kindle is ready for pre-release orders. Then it is sent to people's devices on March 21st. On that date, the price goes way up!
If I get 100 pre-orders and some good reviews, then Amazon will take
notice and start helping promote the book. Which would be great if more
beginning caregivers could find it and feel more confident and
competent because of it.
I have now three speaking engagements at Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Groups in the area.
The first one is this week!
If these go well I will be looking for engagements in other areas of the state.
I stopped in at Trailside.bike where I used to work while caring for…