239: What if a single decision led to a spiral of loss?

“Living in a constant state of anxiety does something to you…I’m not able to live, I’m not able to love, I’m not able to thrive.”


Today's guest requested to remain anonymous, however, if you'd like to reach to him, you can email at: k.parker007@live.com.

 

Producers: Whit Missildine

 

Episode Summary: A boy grows up in a household devastated by AIDS, opening a downward spiral of loss and a path of resilience.

 

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Content/Trigger Warnings: HIV/AIDS, death, death of a child, murder, graphic violence, drug use, explicit language

 

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Music Bed: “Uncertain Outcomes” - SkyeVoyager

 

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