About the Author

Maryann Makekau strives to make a difference in hurting lives. That motivation began in 2008 to bless a friend in need and it resulted in two series of children’s books plus Spanish translations. She is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and military veteran. Maryann's compassionate writing, practical tools, and community events have helped families cope with cancer, deployment, and Alzheimer’s disease - nationwide and abroad.