News By Tag
News By Location
NEW BOOK RELEASE-Life Don't Have To End, by author Cricket Barrazotto
Life Don't Have To End, by Cricket Barrazotto, is a provocative and powerful must read of real stories and images from HIV positive men and women.
These contributors wanted their voices and stories to be inspirational to others. Readers are exposed to the raw and very real journeys of the book's contributors. Cricket Barrazotto spent a year teaching photography to several of the book's contributors. It is this photographic imagery that illustrates the book. This book speaks to the resiliency of the human spirit and body.
Over a two-year period, more than 60 courageous individuals from the JACQUES Initiative of the Institute of Human Virology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine dictated their personal life stories to Cricket Barrazotto, a friend to the JACQUES Initiative and photographer, for the purpose of compiling “Life Don't Have To End." Be sure to also visit the book’s website http://www.lifedonthavetoend.org/
Cricket Barrazotto and her husband live in Towson, Maryland. She is the mother of three adult sons, has one daughter-in-
Cricket received a citation from Maryland's Governor for her photographic contributions to "A Diary of Journeys, Volume III", an anthology of poetry funded by the Center for Disease Control and the Maryland AIDS Administration. Her photography was included in FOTO DC's Uncover series.
The ebook version ofLife Don't Have To End, ISBN 9781622874446, published by First Edition Design Publishing, is available on-line wherever ebooks are sold. The 224 page black and white print book version, ISBN 9781622874460 is published by First Edition Design Publishing and distributed worldwide to online booksellers. The limited, full-color version ISBN 9780615895390 is available through www.gods-economy.com
First Edition Design