Former journalist, Ellette Markhbein, was slammed by a car while riding her bike eight years ago. The devastating impact split her helmet in two and left her with on-going challenges of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Markhbein has found healing, a new avocation, and a new way of telling stories through art.

Read CNN’s The Human Factor: TBI & the Healing Power of Art, here.

Without her helmet, my guess is she wouldn’t be here today, a lesson for us all.

Yes, it can happen to you.

Judy Winter Photography