FROM PAIN TO PERSEVERANCE
Patient Advocate Blogger, P. Allen Jones has been a long-time health
care advocate and blogger for people suffering with sickle cell disease.
in Ability Magazine (2009), the leading celebrity, health, and disability magazine, Jones life was profiled in Dancing with Sickle Cell Anemia where sickle cell disease got national attention. As a health advocate blogger for Our Voice, Jones speaks to millions of people world-wide about issues that affect those who suffer sickle cell disease. As a featured
writer for The Southern Sierra Messenger, Jones’ column “Ponder This…” offered
poignant opinions on current events and politics. Jones’
book I Only Cry at Night is the autobiographic detail of the trials associated with living with sickle cell disease. It is
also a story about overcoming…..everything.
Currently, Jones is expanding her love of writing to include her favorite subject,
religion. She is writing a book entitled “Ponder Faith…” to be released in December
2013. Jones lives and writes in California,
is married with two children.
Local art gallery showing of "The
Dancer", a painting inspired by Ability Magazine article.
Painted by Jeanette Brewer
Words I live by:
Even though I walk through
the valley of the shadow of death,
will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff,