Sardonyx, the fiery green gemstone created by volcanic eruption, describes Another Thursday's Child's unique life. The tales that chronicle the life of the author Elaine Abramson prove just how true that is. Throughout her life, adversity and misfortune frequently led to hilarity as she struggled to overcome the myriad of obstacles life dropkicked in her path including headhunters, crazed bosses, customers off their rocker, scammers and people stealing her identity, a self-help guru with kinky ideas, a poisoned dinner, a runaway child, young love, and a singing judge who coveted her husband. Her hilarious journey took her across the United States. Elaine's journey is far from over, but her adventures are sure to touch your heart with tears and laughter.