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This Was Meant to Be: How Loss and Vulnerability Generate Passion and Success
by Linda Jones Simmons
This Was Meant to Be is a book rich in intelligence, perseverance, passion, and steadfast follow-through in the face of monumental loss, comprised vision, and Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD). Anyone with ADHD can see the exceptional talent and special advantages as well as the difficulties that come with this disorder.
Dorthea McArthur, Ph.D., ABPP
Diplomate in Clinical Psychology
This Was Meant to Be chronicles the evolution of human doing to being. It is at once an engaging and deeply moving account of the writers struggles and successes that allowed her to move from survival mode to transcendence. The work is a hopeful rendering for anyone who has had to face similar losses and vulnerabilities. Phyllis K. Coffin, APRN, BC
Clinical Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health
The Breck Girl cant live up to how wonderful Linda is. She is truly shibui desu! Cheryl Labanaro Wilson, Former
Coordinator of Professional Development/Instructional Support and Teacher Induction
San Gabriel Unified School District
About the Author
Linda Jones Simmons, a transplant from the San Francisco Bay Area, has been a resident of Pasadena, California, for the past four decades. Now eight years into her second career in education, she is a liaison for Monrovia Unified School District in the San Gabriel Valley Consortium for induction into the teaching profession. Her current students are beginning teachers she supervises at the secondary level.(2011, paperback, 498 pages)