Donnelly is a pen name. The author is a daughter…a mother…a survivor. She has lived much of her life surrounded by substance abuse. So she changed her life. Became a teacher and an author. Having worked with teens and preteens she is committed to reaching out and using her native voice to give young people hope… know they are not alone… and that they have the power to change.
She lives in new Jersey with her son, her family of dogs, and her gardens.