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YouTube Video of My Story

A YouTube video has been made and uploaded where I share my story and it includes some pictures.  More information on New Horizons Service Dogs such as contact info, website, and their mission, services and about them are all included.


Working with Concussion and Brain Injuries: A Lesson in Cognitive Flexibility through Art Therapy

A brain injury leads to rigidity. This means over-thinking and over-planning to compensate for memory loss, lack of attention to details, inability to self-regulate like before – otherwise known as cognitive failures. 618 more words


Sneak Peeks for Prisoners

My book, Prisoners without Bars: A Caregiver’s Tale, will be released to the public on November 1, 2018 by WriteLife Publishing of Boutique of Quality Books Publishing Company. 202 more words

Donna O'Donnell Figurski

Playing with the Cosmos

I have these little fantasies

A future I would like to see

Do I speak these things out loud

how would that set them free? 124 more words


Are You a Veteran Who Has Experienced Moral Injury?

If you’ve struggled with moral questions around waging war, share your experience for a coming story.

Published: June 13, 2018 at 05:30AM

Magazine By AT WAR… 66 more words


Bad Brain? Get A Therapy Meowskateer

Of all the 3 Meowskateers, I have to say Gunny is truly a Therapy Meowskateer. Past couple days have been fairly ok for me, so Master Guns was beebopping around being a tiny Shitten-in-Training. 200 more words

Weekly Essay: Write Your Story

Story Update: I still haven’t finished my May story. I have a sinus infection and since my TBI sinus infections give me absolutely horrifying headaches and this one has lasted for over 2 weeks. 863 more words