[Editor’s note: I had the opportunity to interview this wonderful woman recently. She also traveled from the NYC area to join NFOSD at our meeting with NIH (pictured at left) in mid-May 2013. Here is her story, as told beautifully in her own words. We thank May for the courage to share her story.]
Tell me a bit about yourself before your stoke?
I assisted students who were preparing to enter college, helping them select their Major and emphasizing the importance of starting and finishing school. I was known as having impeccable enunciation and pronunciation. I wrote, directed and performed in radio skits for a NY Radio Station and at one time was scheduled to be a TV spokesperson. My written communication skills including: grammar, spelling and punctuation were excellent. At one time I freelanced as a Publicist/Marketing Specialist for community theatre, small business and celebrities. I was published in an anthology and wrote for a couple of magazines, once upon a lifetime ago.