I am thankful to my dear friend, Cynthia, for bravely sharing her story of her traumatic brain injury below. Cynthia is a passionate art teacher, talented artist, and long time vegetarian. Below you will see how she has learned from her long journey and risen above it.
In October of 2016, I suffered a traumatic brain injury after slipping in a stairwell in my apartment building. After the initial shock of realizing that I had just fallen down a flight of stairs, I thought to myself, “I’m going to be ok.