About Dona

Dona Eley is a retired mental health clinician who now divides her time and volunteer work between Buffalo, New York and the Middle East.  She served as a licensed professional counselor in Juneau, Alaska for 14  years.

She was treated for breast cancer in 2014 and wrote a number of blog posts describing that experience.  In December 2018 she was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer.  She has taken up the pen again to describe this new journey.dona creek 2

2019 marks 40 years of marriage to David.  They have 2 lovely daughters and 3 hilarious young grandsons.

She hopes that her musings and observations about the vicissitudes and joys of life and faith might not only comfort her, but others.