• Huntingtons Disease
  • In Loving Memory: Rosaria Emerick

    In the spirit of Christmas, CTC is dedicating ten days to honor and remember those who cannot be with us this season. In Loving Memory of Rosaria Emerick By MaryAnn Emerick The worst day of my life was when I lost my mom to her battle with Huntington’s disease: the rare disease that’s not so […]

  • Huntingtons Disease
  • In Loving Memory: Lisa Mannone

    In the spirit of Christmas, CTC is dedicating ten days to honor and remember those who cannot be with us this season. In Loving Memory of Lisa Mannone  By Jenna and Gia Mannone Read in piece to our beautiful, amazing mother. You fought so hard and in reality, Huntington’s Disease DID NOT WIN. You won. […]

  • Huntingtons Disease
  • Inside Insanity: Exposing the Truth

      In today’s society, people with HD, (as well as people with mental illnesses) are often thrown into psych wards because their caretakers feel like they have no other choice. And I get that. I feel a strong sense of desperation everyday, but there are other options. Don’t get me wrong-I know that there are […]

  • Huntingtons Disease
  • In Loving Memory: Janet Howard

    In the spirit of Christmas, CTC is dedicating ten days to honor and remember those who cannot be with us this season. In Loving Memory of Janet Howard By John Howard I REMEMBER Realize I may have been given a gift My words to express emotions I feel beyond this tight lip Better left unsaid, […]

  • Huntingtons Disease
  • A 24-year-old’s Guide to a Midlife Crisis

    I wasn’t always scared of growing older. I wasn’t always afraid of the term “Death.” When I was a girl, the progression of time never fazed me. I had never lost a loved one or experienced the process of grieving. I just always assumed that my family and friends would be with me forever. And then suddenly, […]

  • Huntingtons Disease
  • A Tribute to the 12 Days of NYA

    The Huntington’s Disease Society of America is raising awareness and scholarships for the youth who are affected by this terminal illness. I am fighting for my sister. I am fighting for my mother. I am fighting for my HD family who has loved me through all of my pain. Anything you can offer is greatly […]

  • Music
  • Winter Woe, part 2

    Follow along: “I’ve seen you before Won’t you shine A little light” “Spent some time just thinking ’bout days of joy” “Jump from the book, You’re not obliged to swallow anything you despise” “Raise your right hand Tell me you want me in your life Or raise your red flag Just when I want you […]

  • Eating Disorder
  • Sing to the Soup

    Daniel Garcia is a fiction, non-fiction, poetry and script writer based out in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. He is currently pursuing his degree in creative writing, and goes to church frequently—and by church he means poetry slams. His work is forthcoming in SUGAR Magazine, has been featured at the University of North Texas, the WaterTower […]