1June 2018

Life in Prison

June 1st, 2018|

When we realized that no surgery, no med, no therapy was going to fix Mary Addison – that this was our new normal – I felt like we’d been given a sentence of life in prison. To accommodate her daily seizures and her mental and physical challenges, everything about our lifestyle would have to change and all our plans were scrapped. It was back to the drawing board to design a new life within our prison walls.

The monotony, the lack of progress, the daily routine and the isolation nearly drove me insane. Those images of chained prisoners shuffling around in […]