Deb Brandon: Living in Radiant Color

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Brain Injury Awareness Month: March 31st

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and I’m posting a new resource every day! Today’s resource is The Bob Woodruff Foundation. The Bob Woodruff Foundation ensures that our nation’s impacted veterans, service members, and their families have access to the highest level of support and resources they have earned, for as long as they need … Read more

Brain Injury Awareness Month: March 30th

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and I’m posting a new resource every day! Today’s resource is The NeuroNerds: A Brain Injury Recovery & Pop Culture Show podcast. Recovering from a brain injury can feel lonely, but The NeuroNerds Podcast is here to help through a love of all things nerd and pop culture! Join … Read more

Turkish Felted Mantles

The first time I saw a photo of a Turkish shepherd wearing a floor-length kepenek over his shoulders, I thought of a toddler wearing a snowsuit, standing stiffly, barely able to move—it looked so bulky and cumbersome. I couldn’t begin to imagine a shepherd working while wearing such a garment. Surely there was more to … Read more

Lola

I think it might have been her glorious smile that first caught my eye. Perhaps it was the warm color of her skin that attracted my attention. Wait! Was this racism on my part? That my first impression of her was through the color of her skin? I didn’t want that to be the case. … Read more