Have you read The Goldfinch?

Donna Tartt’s exceptional book, The Goldfinch, isn’t promoted as a book about brain injury. However, as a person with brain injury, I couldn’t stop thinking about the consequences of brain injury on the characters and their behavior: impulsivity, poor judgement, fatigue, depression, suicidal ideation. The story begins with a bang that renders the narrator unconscious … [Read more…]

Article on Brainline.org

It is pretty exciting to be able to tell your story on Brainline.org. I am so fortunate to know Brainline editor and contributor Rosemary Rawlins, whose book, Learning by Accident: A Caregiver’s True Story of Fear, Family, and Hope, is one of the many I read in preparation for writing my own brain injury story, Not … [Read more…]