This is my brave

This Is My Brave Alumni Author Chat

Within our Brave family, many of our alumni storytellers are also published authors! We know that reading is such a powerful tool for recovery, so for Mental Health Month, we want to share these incredible books by inviting our alum authors to chat with us about their books. Each Wednesday in May, we’ll host #BraveDays conversations with our incredible published alumni authors.

Nita Sweeney – Columbus 2019 Alum Depression Hates a Moving Target: How Running With My Dog Brought Me Back From the Brink 

Charita Cole Brown – Baltimore 2018 Alum Defying the Verdict: My Bipolar Life 

Elise Seyfried – Philly 2018 Alum Unhaling: On God, Grace and a Perfectly Imperfect Life, Underway: Reflections On Everyday Grace, Everyday Matters, In Discovery: Thoughts on an Unfolding Life

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A Love Note to My Running Tribe

  A Love Note to My Running Tribe My running group, Marathoner in Training (MIT), asked members to write a “Good Thing” that happened during the ever-so-odd and nearly cancelled

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Private Runner Nita Sweeney and her sister Amy Ax

Private Runner

Private Runner “I’m a private runner,” I told my sister when she invited me to the first annual Steps for Sarcoma 5k. She had signed up to walk the three-point-one-mile

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"Writing is not just an act of creation. It is a process of self-discovery."—Cristina Istrati

Writing as Creation and Self-Discovery

  “Writing is not just a process of creation. It is also a process of self-discovery.”—Cristina Istrati Self-discovery draws many writers to the page. We don’t know what we think

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Ohioana Book Festival 2020

Ohioana Book Festival Goes Virtual!

  Ohioana Book Festival featuring Nita Sweeney and Other Ohio Authors Friday, August 28th, Saturday, August 29th, and Sunday, August 30th NOW A VIRTUAL THREE-DAY EVENT! I’m so excited to

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