It Isn’t That Shocking

Popular culture likes to depict electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) as sinister and dangerous. Leslie Kendall Dye reflects on the myths surrounding the treatment that saved her life.

Source: Longreads
Published: May 23, 2018
Length: 24 minutes (6,055 words)

The Problem of Pain

Pain is indeed inherited, but treating it as an affliction need not be handed down from generation to generation.

Source: Longreads
Published: Nov 9, 2017
Length: 11 minutes (2,770 words)

Contrast Study

“She woke up, but she woke up broken.” When Leslie Kendall Dye’s mother woke up after a massive brain bleed, she wasn’t the same mother.

Source: Vela Mag
Published: Dec 1, 2015
Length: 23 minutes (5,766 words)