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All of You
Book 2 in the Transition Series
I am Nicola Rodda. Author by second career (my first one was as an academic in life sciences). I previously published my work under my pen name, Nichola Rhys. In December 2020 I stepped out as a freshly minted self-
Road to Nowhere is my first novel. It is the first in a series of three books, called Transitions, which – as suggested by the title – is about life transitions among a group of friends. I am working on the second in the series as well as working on a new book, called Forever, which tells the story of an adoption, and I have several unpublished children’s books and short stories.
So, please, grab a cup of ☕ and join me on my new journey. All I can promise is that there will be lots more to come!
“Nicola’s Road To Nowhere serves to encompass the helluva life that can result from being born disabled into a family that thinks it’s gonna work, and living with the self-blame because it doesn’t. In this Nicola succeeds, drawing on her own personal experience of being in a “shoot me, I’m worthless” state of mind, and of seeing such a mindset mirrored in the attitudes and the actions of those she has to take care of, and from general observation of people around her.”
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Life is a test for every human being, and it is an opportunity for each one of us to seize as we see fit. We have the option to be in life only as a passive passersby, or to leave behind us a...
Imagine that you have founded a school for rural learners out of just about nothing. Your school is growing. The kids are eager to learn, but language is proving a barrier. The juggling between...
© Priscilla Kampi, text and illustrations Mentored by Frederick Tebigwayo, Director, Tenda Junior School, near Jinja, Uganda, Africa Inspiration by Felicity Keats Morrison and Nicola Rodda Featured...