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If It Doesn't Go Away, Come Back Audiobook

If It Doesn't Go Away, Come Back

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Publisher's Summary

If It Doesn't Go Away, Come Back is a collection of short, autobiographical stories about a woman living with systemic lupus erythematosus. Through well-crafted prose, Neva Cavataio delivers funny, hopeful, unflinching, and realistic snapshots of living with an on-going illness. From on-the-job dog bites and lupus flares to wig store salespeople and marshmallow Peeps, each story offers a unique perspective into the life of a person who has, with humble honesty and redemptive humor, learned to live life for the moment.

©2013 Neva Cavataio (P)2014 Neva Cavataio

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    Gayle 09-27-14
    Gayle 09-27-14 Member Since 2008

    Avid reader (listener) and Audible Fan!

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    "No Cure~But Hope"

    Very honest and frank work on living with lupus. Despite the health problems caused by her disease and the necessary drugs, Neva is hopeful and moving on...what a brave young woman. We never know what health problems people deal with everyday~this is a lighthearted snapshot of Neva's life while living with a chronic illness. Would love to hear more of her story. Great narration by Meww Gomez. Highly Recommended....

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    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Teresa 09-26-14
    Teresa 09-26-14

    It makes me happy to wake up everyday and look forward to listening. Many times I listen while doing artwork. I find it very relaxing.

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    Would you listen to If It Doesn't Go Away, Come Back again? Why?

    I would be more likely to want my friends and family to listen to this so that they may have a more clear understanding of what pain does to a person along with a lifetime debilitating illness.


    What did you like best about this story?

    I liked the truth of the story. Positive is sometimes not in my vocabulary.


    Which character – as performed by Meww Gomez – was your favorite?

    The author's. I like the way she wrote a book about what she lives with on a daily basis.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes. I did listen to this book all in one sitting. I think Meww Gomez did a good job relaying the author's feelings and her experiences.


    Any additional comments?

    I would recommend this book for anyone whose searching for answers or listening to someone's story including doctors. Listening plays such an important role in a person's overall health. I received this audiobook foc in exchange for an unbiased review.

    1 of 2 people found this review helpful

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