Tag: personal stories

Say Hello to Krystle Vermes, Insanitek’s New Writer!

If you Google “Krystle Vermes,” you’ll feel like you’ve come across 17 different people with the exact same name. They can’t all possibly be the same one — writing for sites like ThriveWire, Biospace and GetSpooked.net all at the same time, right? Oh, it’s possible. And now, she’s joined the Insanitek team to expand upon some of her true …

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Sharon Krause on a changing life

Editor’s note: This is the the third story from a brain injury survivor and his thoughts. To read more personal stories, please visit the index. In January 2006, an MRI showed that I had a brain tumor. In February 2006 my tumor bled, paramedics rushed me to the hospital, and I survived emergency brain surgery …

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Mike Morrisey’s open letter to his caregivers

Editor’s note: This is the the second story from a brain injury survivor and his thoughts. To read more personal stories, please visit the index. They say people who go through a traumatic event in their life actually have TWO birthdays ─ the day they were squeezed into this savage world, and the day their …

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Bill Jarvis on recovery from a brain injury

Editor’s note: Bill Jarvis shares his story of what it is like to go through recovery after surviving a car crash that resulted in much damage, including a brain injury. This is the second in received stories regarding brain injury. To read the rest of them, please visit the index. My traumatic brain injury was …

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