Yes, I came out stronger after my stroke. Yes, I learned who my true friends are. I also learned about the inherent sexism of wheelchair design.
Author: Ronnie Wenker-Konner
Ronnie Wenker-Konner is a television writer (Cagney & Lacey, Hart to Hart) who suffered a debilitating stroke more than two decades ago. After her arduous recovery, both mentally and physically, she started to write again. She recently completed a rewrite of an original screenplay entitled The Big Room, a project Diane Keaton was originally attached to direct.