Successful, driven, and talented, RENEE BARNARD KRAUSE appears to the casual observer to have it all. He is the top heart surgeon in the city, lives in a three story Mediterranean house overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, and has a beautiful family. However, on the inside he is a tortured soul, who cannot shake his wife’s obsessive compulsiveness and infidelity.
The Moose's Children
All they ever wanted, all they still want, is an apology. Abused as children at the hands of an alcoholic stepfather, the perpetrator escaped justice. If the crimes could just be validated, then perhaps their nightmares might end.
THE MOOSE’S CHILDREN not only describes the horrors of childhood sexual abuse, but offers comfort and affirmation to anyone who has been sexually abused as a child, or is married to one of its victims.
Light & Dark: A Short Story Collection
This unique collection of short stories explores many of the paradoxes of human nature and points out that no one is all good or all evil. Each story carries reflections of the light and shadow that exist within each one of us.
David Mokotoff is retired from a private practice in cardiology and this collection of story stories draws upon his medical background and touches upon aspects of his life and interests. David is author of The Moose's Children: A Memoir of Betrayal, Death and Survival, plus many articles and blogs.