Robin Williams: Comic Genius, Devoted Friend, and Unwitting Victim to a Devastating Disease

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-edtad-1357d8c CW: Discussion of Suicide/Self-Harm, Substance Abuse For millions of people, Robin Williams will live forever as “Oh Captain, My Captain” and the beloved Genie in “Aladdin.” But the comic genius who rose to meteoric fame after being cast as the charming alien Mork in “Mork and Mindy” and starred in blockbusters like “Mrs. Doubtfire”Continue reading “Robin Williams: Comic Genius, Devoted Friend, and Unwitting Victim to a Devastating Disease”

Paint Your Palette Blue and Gray: Vincent Van Gogh, Don McLean, & The Starry Starry Night

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-iwu7c-1351fa0 CW: Discussion of Suicide/Self Harm  Today Vincent Van Gogh is one of the world’s most revered artists, with one of his paintings selling in 1990 for $82.5 million. But Vincent’s life was one of struggle… struggle to decide his career path, to perfect his painting techniques, to find love, to make a name forContinue reading “Paint Your Palette Blue and Gray: Vincent Van Gogh, Don McLean, & The Starry Starry Night”

Helen Keller & Annie Sullivan: From Darkness to Light

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-nitf2-1349a77 “A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.” ~Helen Keller Most of us know Helen Keller as the deaf-blind woman who was able to break out of her “double dungeon of darkness and silence” through the teaching and determination of young Anne Sullivan, whoContinue reading “Helen Keller & Annie Sullivan: From Darkness to Light”