“Maharaj began writing her first book in 2017. Little did she know, she would become a main character. She turned to writing, not only as a way to cope, but to honor James’ life.”
-Haley Hinds FOX13 Tampa Bay
“Struck by Reality also delves into ways to survive tragedy, unexpected events and how to live happily in the present moment.”
-Kelly Ring FOX13 Tampa Bay
A lightning bolt can deliver 300 kilovolts of energy, or five to 10 times more than the average industrial electric shock. Fatal strikes often cause the heart to stop instantly. An average of 10 people are killed annually in Florida, the state that receives more lightning strikes per square mile than any other. The chances of getting struck over a lifetime here are just 1 in 3,000, the National Weather Service says.
-Tony Marrero Tampa Bay Times
Peter Crane Mountain Goat
A story of one mountain goat’s journey to overcome adversity and lead his herd to a new home, ensuring their survival.