What would you do if your brain injured son were thrown in Jail? You might write a book about it.
Picking Wings Off Butterflies is an engaging memoir centering on the author’s son who suffered a traumatic brain injury at age six. In the decades that follow, it reveals their tumultuous—yet endearing—relationship as they each tried to find a way to move past the tragedy and live meaningful lives. And yet, just as life began turning a corner for them , it would be forever derailed by the American justice system.