Grow Through It: Health Problems & Illness
Devon Carrow, creator of The Love Spreader, on growing through Alopecia with daily patience, by trying different things to deal with hair loss, and by connecting with others online.
Grow Through It: Substance Abuse
Leslie Jamison, author of “The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath,” on the process of getting sober by joining a fellowship-based recovery program. She describes recovery as an ongoing process with lessons applicable to other areas of life.
Grow Through It: Terrorism
Joe Torrillo, retired firefighter, describes his harrowing experience of being buried alive twice as a result of the collapse of the Twin Towers on 9/11. He grew through it with strength, courage, patience and significant medical care.
Grow Through It: Hate & Prejudice
Arno Michaelis, former white power skinhead, tells how he shed his identity as a white supremacist, after years of violence, through the kindness of strangers and the support of his parents.