Articles & Op-Ed
By LISA ALLEN, PublishedOctober 30, 2021 at 12:14 AM
In 1999 and then 2003, I lost my parents, both in their early 50’s. My dad passed away in a car accident. Shortly thereafter, my mom lost her battle to cancer. For anyone who has had a similar experience, you know how tragedy can reshape your life. One of the surprising outcomes of that tragedy has been my own growth. It has allowed me to see things through a different lens.