co-author of The Meadow
Mike O'Hare

Archive for September, 2012

30 Sep 2012

Debra Oakland is a Courage Advocate, writer and “Joy-Full Experiencer.” Debra became a Courage Advocate through the loss of so many family members over a six year period. Debra lost her 21-year-old son Wade, her unborn baby girl in the eighth month of pregnancy, both brothers to AIDS, and her father to prostate cancer. The loss of other ¬†friends occurred during this time as well. She could have given up, but instead she asked herself what each of them would have wanted for her. She knew deep in her heart the answer was to live a life of courage, to  [ Read More ]