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April 3, 2020

 Rebecca & Maurice

Back in the humid, sticky summer days of 2005 in South Carolina, I remember rocking back and forth on an old rickety rocking chair on Call's porch laughing and smiling as he played away on his favorite prized possession, the harmonica. 

He was playfull...

March 24, 2020

With uncertainty comes a natural response of fear, unease, worry and scarcity. As a collective, we're definitely in new chartered territory in this present moment. I stumbled upon a quote from Brené Brown today that really hit home. I hope it resonates with you too.

"Th...

February 25, 2020

Rebecca made a return visit to Deborah Kobylt's show but this time, it was an in-studio visit. They dug deep into mental health, sexual abuse, homelessness and suicide. 

Watch this moving conversation here.

February 19, 2020

Watch Rebecca in conversation with Deborah Kobylt LIVE on Wednesday 2/19 at 12.30pmPT. They talk about A Sister's Call, The Light in His Soul: Lessons from My Brother's Schizophrenia, and her life as a mental health advocate and philanthropist. Watch on Facebook Live h...

February 12, 2020

My heart is swelling with joy and gratitude. The Facebook page for A Sister's Call just hit 1,000 likes! My heartfelt thanks to everyone who has supported my efforts to tell this story --and to all who stand with me in advocating increased awareness of the spiritual gi...

February 12, 2020

Rebecca spoke to the Ray Carr AM show yesterday morning about A Sister's Call, and life with brother Call, including the 20 years he went missing, and their reunited lives together.

Please listen here.

December 29, 2019

It was December 22nd.  I was running on one of my favorite trails, soaking in the sunshine and hearing my feet land softly on the delicate gravel.

I was closing the end of my six miles and I quickly noticed a woman and her dog a few yards ahead of me. Her dog was pullin...

December 3, 2019

On this Giving Tuesday, please consider making a donation to filmmaker Ruth Golden for her documentary The Silent GoldensThis story exposes the unique grief millions of survivors of suicide loss face, exacerbated by a destructive silence that typically descends in th...

November 26, 2019

Listen to this unflinchingly honest and emotional conversation between Rebecca and Ken Cervera, producer and host of Own Your Own Truth Podcast. In this episode entitled "The Soul Calling." They cover Rebecca's troubled childhood, her parents, the search for Call, inte...

November 1, 2019

I certainly do. I want to share a compelling story about my daughter Lauren and her husband Gabe on their wedding day, August 17, 2019.

As the days led up to Lauren's wedding, we'd had no rain for six weeks. On the day of the ceremony, I woke up to a beautiful morning,...

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