C’est la Vie

Fact, Fiction, and Fantasy

by Marie Cunningham Davidson


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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 5/31/2018

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 124
ISBN : 9781504313247

About the Book

As a child, Marie Cunningham Davidson was a “Ten Pound Pom:” a British citizen who immigrated to Australia with her family. On the fortieth anniversary of her exciting move from England to an unknown world, Marie began writing stories and poems that would eventually come to fruition as a thrilling collection.

C’est la Vie is fiction, but even fiction has elements of truth. Including snippets of information from the tapestry of Marie’s life, it would be impossible to leave the facts out completely. She creates stories with varied themes and characters, inspired by true events. Her recipe is a dash of fact blended with fiction, resulting in a delicious feast of words.

Within these pages find terror on the highway, a tale of ocean crossing, and poems about loneliness, depression, and autism. Through a mixture of poetry, dialogue, and essay, Marie expresses both deep emotions and light-hearted laughter. With the power to provoke, amuse, and inspire, this is a collection for everyone.


About the Author

Marie Cunningham Davidson dreamt of becoming a nurse, which she did, before moving into the rehabilitation field, where she assisted injured workers. She is currently at work on a full-length novel and several children’s books. Having found her passion for writing late in life, she believes it’s never too late to start.