survivor

I’m A Survivor

by Jeanni Brosius // Photo by Jamison Mosley  Kathy Bryan, 53, of Heber Springs, counts herself among the survivors of modern-day slavery. As a young teen, she was groomed for exploitation. Now, she is the director of operations for the Rebecca Bender Initiative — the nonprofit awareness campaign of fellow survivor, award-winning social entrepreneur, author…

Dyslexia

Decoding Dyslexia

by Lisa Fischer | Photos by Jamison Mosley   A Mother’s Perseverance   Despite Emily Brown’s training as a special education teacher, there was one student who baffled her the most. Her own daughter.    Millie Brown was an infant who hated books. She didn’t want to pat the bunny; she didn’t want to tell…