Surviving Amnesia: Mind Over Memory

Surviving Amnesia: Mind Over Memory

by Adam Burns, Maureen Burns
     
 

Surviving Amnesia – Mind Over Memory is a philosophical and inspiring exploration of acute memory loss, the power of accepting what you can’t change, and defying what you’re told to accept. This is the true story of a mother and son who beat impossible odds.

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Surviving Amnesia – Mind Over Memory is a philosophical and inspiring exploration of acute memory loss, the power of accepting what you can’t change, and defying what you’re told to accept. This is the true story of a mother and son who beat impossible odds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940044361225
Publisher:
Adam Burns
Publication date:
03/03/2013
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
278 KB
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

After an epic battle with amnesia Adam has written novels, plays and screenplays, and shown his art internationally. He lived on Greyhound buses for a year writing his first novel In Like Flynn, and adapted his second, The House Made of Wheels into a feature screenplay. He’s currently writing his third novel, enjoying life in New York with his lovely wife Romy. CO-AUTHOR - MAUREEN BURNS: From the age of eighteen and for every other decade since, Maureen has battled with cancer and won. This stood her in good stead for Adam’s fight with amnesia. Later in life she achieved her life long dream and graduated with BA in Literature. She has written Journey to the Self, the story of her life experience, travels and career, and Collage, a collection of shorter pieces.


Maureen was born in London and emigrated to Australia when she was twenty five, then New Zealand, working as a buyer and fashion promoter. From the age of eighteen and for every other decade since, she has battled with re-occurring cancer and won. This stood her in good stead for Adam’s fight with amnesia. Later in life she earned a BA in Literature and has written "Journey to the Self", the story of her life experience, travels and career, and "Collage", a collection of shorter pieces. Maureen lives in Hertfordshire, England where she’s still gathering words together and traveling in spirit. CO-AUTHOR - ADAM BURNS: Adam grew up in England and New Zealand, and his life revolved around art and writing - before a tragic accident ground everything to a halt. After an epic battle with amnesia, he has written novels, plays and screenplays and shown his art internationally. He lived on Greyhound buses for a year writing his first novel, "In Like Flynn", and adapted his second novel, "The House Made of Wheels" into a feature screenplay. He’s currently writing his third novel, living in New York with his lovely wife Romy.

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