Tag: illness

  • The Life You Save Might be Your Own

    The Life You Save Might be Your Own

    There was this brief time between graduating from college getting full-time jobs that Tim and I went without health insurance. We had no coverage. I'll admit the need for health insurance was not something I had ever thought prior to this period in our lives. I[..]
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  • Mothers & Mental Illness

    Mothers & Mental Illness

      My childhood girlfriend was institutionalized following the birth of her first-born. Here she was, ten years later, in the third-trimester of her second pregnancy, talking out of her head again. We were having one of our catch-up phone calls. She from her home in[..]
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