Linda Blachman MPH, MA, has a long career as a public health
consultant, personal historian, and counselor, specializing in
maternal and child health and life transitions. In 1995 she founded
the Mothers Living Stories Project, an award-winning nonprofit
agency that brings compassion, dignity, and support in parenting to
mothers who have cancer by helping them record their stories as
living legacies. She lives in Berkeley, CA.