Jul 11

Humorist Cathy Crimmins has written a deeply personal, wrenching, and often hilarious account of the effects of traumatic brain injury, not only on the victim, in this case her husband, but on the family.

When her husband Alan is injured in a speedboat accident, Cathy Crimmins reluctantly assumes the role of caregiver and learns to cope with the person he has become. No longer the man who loved obscure Japanese cinema and wry humor, Crimmins’ husband has emer… More >>

Where is the Mango Princess? A Journey Back from Brain Injury

Jul 02

Life as Kim and Krickitt Carpenter knew it was shattered beyond recognition on November 24, 1993, two months after their marriage, when their Ford Escort was hit from behind by a fast-moving truck. A massive head injury left Krickitt in a coma for weeks. When she finally emerged from the coma, she recognized her parents and everyone else-but she didn’t know Kim. She had no idea who he was. The “Krickitt” Kim had married essentially died in the accident. The Vow is… More >>

The Vow: The Kim and Krickitt Carpenter Story

Jun 24

Bonnie is a spunky Chinese American woman who already has a good start on her goal of visiting 100 countries when she is injured while traveling the world, becoming a paraplegic. Five years after the accident, she meets Michael, who is shy but also a world traveler. Bonnie and Michael find they have many things in common, with Bonnie especially intrigued by Michael just having returned from Saudi Arabia. They marry and together they continue to pursue Bonnie‚Äôs goal of visiting 100 countries…

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May You Have an Interesting Wife!: A story of disability, love and world travel

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