Shattered: Tragedy on the Mountain - Living with Traumatic Brain Injury and Bipolar Madness

Shattered: Tragedy on the Mountain - Living with Traumatic Brain Injury and Bipolar Madness

by Dr. Donna Nicholson
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Shattered: Tragedy on the Mountain - Living with Traumatic Brain Injury and Bipolar Madness by Dr. Donna Nicholson, Gary Nicholson

This is the story of a man who had it all. Yet, in mere minutes his idyllic life was shattered beyond repair. A horse riding accident left him with a traumatic brain injury (TBI), which triggered a debilitating mental illness and an unbelievable journey.

The book provides the reader with a front row seat to the accident, the people affected and the aftermath. The author pulls back the veil and allows the reader to view an incredible journey of amazing twists and turns, heartbreak, struggle and healing. The reader becomes an insider to a thirty-year marriage as well as the crushing destruction of a family. They are witness to each major event of the aftermath of the accident and their dramatic consequences.

Shattered is a compelling story combined with a path for all seeking hope and survival.






Dr. Donna Nicholson retired from her last superintendent’s position in 2009 and now provides consulting services to clients across the United States. Donna has held positions as a superintendent of school districts in Colorado and Alabama, and a charter school system with campuses in many of the major cities in Texas. Donna was the recipient of the 1992 Texas Key Communicator Award. Governor Ann Richards nominated her for this prestigious honor due to her work in creating business education coalitions across the state and helping raise Texas graduation standards through a nationally recognized scholars program.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940016699363
Publisher: DNGN Productions LLC
Publication date: 05/03/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 250
Sales rank: 1,092,117
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Dr. Donna Nicholson retired from her last superintendent’s position in 2009 and now provides consulting services to clients across the United States. Donna has held positions as a superintendent of school districts in Colorado and Alabama, and a charter school system with campuses in many of the major cities in Texas. Donna was the recipient of the 1992 Texas Key Communicator Award. Governor Ann Richards nominated her for this prestigious honor due to her work in creating business education coalitions across the state and helping raise Texas graduation standards through a nationally recognized scholars program.

GARY NICHOLSON is a writer and producer based in Los Angeles. He began his professional career with Stuart Benjamin at Baldwin Entertainment Group, where he worked on such projects as the feature film Death Sentence and the Broadway musical "Unchain My Heart", about Ray Charles. Next, Gary worked with Stuart Benjamin and Academy Award winning director Taylor Hackford on the play, "Louis and Keely Live at the Sahara". The play went on to win several awards including the highly coveted Ovation Award for Best Musical and Musical of the Year by LA Weekly.
Gary recently produced a documentary film about the typewriter and it's continued use in the digital age. The film is currently screening all over the world to great reviews from critics and audiences alike. Additionally, the prestigious Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Margaret Herrick Library requested and recently added the transcript of the entire film to their permanent Core Collection. Gary has produced music videos for the Dallas based rap group Play-N-Skillz featuring Warren G and Snoop Dogg, and Tasha Taylor, daughter of soul legend Johnnie Taylor.

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Shattered: Tragedy on the Mountain - Living with Traumatic Brain Injury and Bipolar Madness 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Rich girl meets rich boy; love at first sight. They develop businesses and social contacts, which leads to a life of luxury and a youthful feeling of invincibility. A high-risk social venture destroys the physical abilities of the man and leaves his wife and son to pick up the pieces.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Donna really captured the loving and scary moments throughout her life and brought them together to form this story, the tale of her life and her sons. This is definitely a must read, from start to finish it was very hard for me to put this book down.