A Shattered interview

Shattered: Memoirs of an Amnesiac was officially released September 12, 2017 - and I have had quite the busy week! Thank you to everyone who has supported this endeavor, and please stay tuned for upcoming information, interviews, book signings, new places to buy the publication, giveaways, and other exciting things. And for those who haven't... Continue Reading →


Shattered: Memoirs of an Amnesiac officially releases tomorrow, September 12. Due to the terrible and life-altering hurricanes, however (and please know my thoughts and best wishes are with everyone who has been harmed, terrified, or traumatized by the tremendous events), my publisher decided to release some of the trade/paper copies a bit early! To order... Continue Reading →

This is how I died

It’s time. Well, almost. But with only eight days to go until Shattered: Memoirs of an Amnesiac is released and available to the public, it feels like it’s time. And what a great time it is and has been! Despite myriad obstacles thrown my way, I’m quite thrilled about having Shattered in the hands of... Continue Reading →


A.E. Hayes is home from the hospital, but her prognosis isn't good. Today there is a total solar eclipse, and I can't help but see a parallel between the moon blocking out the sun and healthcare and insurance company profits eclipsing patient needs.

A brief glimpse into my Shattered past

This Monday’s fractured blog post from my upcoming memoir “Shattered: Memoirs of an Amnesiac” isn’t a look at my current situation. Instead, it’s a look into the past. We all have stories. We all have reasons for being who we are. This week talks about some of the reasons that, despite amnesia and brain trauma,... Continue Reading →

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