Angel on My Doorstep
By J. C. Martin
Special to the Arizona Daily Star
September 7, 2014

Parker subtitles her book, “An ordinary woman’s journey with those from the other side.” It’s true, she communicates with the departed, believes that dreams carry messages and that everything happens for a purpose. She also encounters the occasional embodied spirit. But the most poignant part of her short memoir is the account of her husband’s determined, losing battle against multiple cancers and her own loving, detailed contribution to his care.