Paula Skelley is the co-author of four children’s books and four tween books, published by Capstone Press. She has shared her bereavement process in a personal blog, for the Courageous Parents Network, and in the American Academy of Pediatrics newsletter. In addition, Paula has spoken on parent panels at Boston Children's Hospital and in educational settings. She promotes palliative care and having honest conversations with dying children. She holds a BS in English and Sociology and an MA in English from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She is a mother of two and lives in New Hampshire.