There were times when smiles were evasive and tears profuse, but there were also many minutes, days, and months when the smiles and the tears became one and the same.
"Smiling through My Tears" is a poignant story that chronologically unfolds the meaningful life and untimely death of my son-who could have easily been anyone's child or neighbor.
"Smiling through My Tears" is an unveiling of an "everyday American," dealing with a not-so-everyday, childhood disease. It touches everyone's heart and soul. It offers strength to those living through similar circumstances, as well as understanding and peace to those who are the survivors.