Ryan Rae Harbuck made the brave decision to live at age 16, and 25 years later made the courageous decision to share her story. She doesn’t have all the answers, and she is still figuring out life like the rest of us, but her journey is one we can all learn from, and open our view to struggles different than our own.
author of Discovering My Scars
LESSONS FROM A CHAIR
Grown-Ass Woman's Guide Podcast (June 2022)
"I remember being in the hospital early on thinking, ‘oh, I need to ask everybody what happened,’ because that’s what you do when you’re in the hospital. But at some level, I already knew; I already knew that my boyfriend had died, I knew that everybody was injured, I knew that I couldn’t walk. But I remember having that sort of almost defining moment of, ‘oh shoot, I need to ask because that’s what you do when you’re in this situation.’ That’s what I saw in the movies one time or whatever..."