Welcome to My Mother’s Brain

My mother, Riva Leviten, was the most colorful woman I ever met. Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s six years ago, she has faded to the point where she is now a pale pastel drawing of her former self. She’s muted, no longer the outrageous, outspoken artist I grew up...

Welcome to My Brain

Welcome to my brain. It’s 55 years old. It’s so crammed with emotions, memories, opinions and creative projects that I am continually deleting old files in order to make room for new experiences. My brain needed a blog of its own, where I could store some...