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Gaea Shaw

Gaea Shaw

Gaea Shaw was an elementary school teacher for twenty-seven years. She left teaching to run a wedding videography business. Currently she coordinates an after-school homework help program at her local public library. Gaea resides in Lafayette, Colorado, with her husband, Barry, her daughter, Sara, and her dog, Buddy. Gaea's website.


Gaea Shaw’s book Dying to Live is about facing challenges. Being miserable. Finding faith. Learning to let go and learning to trust. It is the inspiring story of Gaea’s journey from heart transplant recipient to gold medal winner at the Olympic-style Transplant Games.  More...