Self-Awareness

I Smile Back

The film, I Smile Back, offered an unflinching look into the world of mental illness and self-medicating driven addiction.  In this film, Sarah Silverman plays a housewife driven to distress by her desire to be the perfect wife and mother.  So… Read More ›

Life for a Life

I am a three-time cancer survivor.  My last radiation treatment was on September 11, 2001.  As I stood in the patient area waiting to talk to the doctor about my last radiation treatment, I was feeling buoyant.  I had been officially declared… Read More ›