Aspiring Mark Agency welcomes Dr. Diane Dike and her service dog Gracie to their roster of Unique Artistic Ministries

Diane DikeDr. Diane Dike, award-winning author, speaker, and woman living through and thriving with a rare and incurable blood disease.  She was a personal fitness and special education teacher, professor, and counselor with expertise in the areas of depression, suicide, family strengths and chronic illness. She rescued a broken, abandoned dog and named her Gracie. Gracie’s risen above her challenges to become the world‘s first Italian greyhound Service Dog helping a woman with a rare blood disease. Gracie & Diane travel the country sharing their hope-filled messages through Second Chance with Saving Grace. Their stories encourage and inspire all ages!

“Infectious smile…eternal optimism…contagious joy…these are just some of the descriptions that come to mind when I think about my friend Diane.” Michael W. Smith

“You’ll find Diane’s words to match her life — energetic, hopeful and crammed with vibrancy. She is one of my favorite people, I’m thinking her readers will say the same.”  Max Lucado

Diane, her hero husband, Paul, and Gracie, live in the Vail Valley of Colorado and are available

for speaking engagements and book signings. Diane shares stories from her memoir, God Made Only One of Me, about how she‘s found the strength and determination to succeed in spite of being diagnosed with painful disease, surviving a traumatic divorce, and becoming homeless and suicidal. She‘s also authored The Adventures of Gracie & Diane – a children‘s book series that helps readers learn how to be a hero. Enjoy an over-view of their professional experience.

For more info on Diane and to see a few clips of this amazing story check out her website at  (the site is currently under revision yet the original site is available)

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