Life has thrown her a few curve balls. She is a mother, author and performer ... Adiba Nelson is a force of nature. Producer/Editor: Sandra Westdahl Photographer: Arlene Islas
Author of 'Meet ClaraBelle Blue,' Adiba Nelson, shares the story behind her book and other examples of enlightening literature

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Adiba Nelson shares her story about turning from a city girl into a self-proclaimed desert rat at the Tucson Storytellers "How Tucson Became Home" live evening of storytelling. Video by Nick Murray/Arizona Daily Star