Author of four drama filled works and one perspective piece.
Living Life & Telling Stories
O ver the course of her life, Laura found a home in the hospitality industry as she worked for the very best of hotels in Alabama. She later moved on to become the Director of Environmental Services for Lake Shore Hospital in Birmingham, Al.
In 2009, Laura lost her daughter to HIV/AIDS. She was thirty-nine years old a and single parent to one child. To ensure the legacy of her daughter and to bring awareness to the virus, Laura and her family started The Dotes Foundation. Since it’s start, The Dotes Foundation has raised funds to help build a clinic for children and AIDS patients in Swaziland, Africa—a country that has been plagued by HIV and AIDS.
Laura always wanted to be a published writer but she always had a fear of stepping out and making her dream a reality. At the age of seventy, Laura finally won the courage to pursue her dreams of being a published writer.
Laura credits this shift in her mindset to the teachings of her Pastor, who taught her that she should be “all that she wants to be” in life. In additon to her church family, Laura’s own family has been one of the driving forces behind her success.
On October 8, 2014, Laura’s first book “Angel in the Midst” was released. Four months later, Laura released her second book, “It Ain’t Over Yet!” And on September 28, 2015, Laura’s third book “Unvarnished Truths, Coming Clean,” was published.
Over the course of one year, Laura released three books! Laura’s soul is on fire with purpose and she does not plan on that fire dying down any time soon. The sky is not the limit for Laura, it’s the launching pad!