"After Wendy's death I had to testify in court three times against her murderers: The first was the preliminary hearing to determine if the case would go to trial. The second was against the woman who pulled the trigger. The third time I testified was against the murderer's accomplice." My 17th article for HuffPost, published in October 2015.
"Now -- and also in the wake of the newest horrifying mass shooting in Charleston -- is a little empathy and compassion for traumatized people really too much to ask?" My 8th article for Huffington Post, published in July 2015.
"So, each day I wake up and decide how I will find moments of peace, and over the years I've developed an extensive emotional apothecary, none of which involve pharmaceuticals." My 3rd article for Huffington Post.
"Jumping at one's own shadow is a perfect metaphor for living with post-traumatic stress disorder." My 2nd article for Huffington Post.
How both trauma and Third Culture Kid-ness fragment one's personality.