My Brother Almost Died and When He Woke Up, He Spoke in Tongues

True Story of Brain Injury

A few months after I had started law school, my mother called me in the wee hours of the morning as I was studying. My brother had been in an accident and she and my father were taking a military plane to see him.

Airman Dan a few months before the accident

My brother was 20 years old and was stationed at Ramstein Airforce Base in Germany. He had…



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Carol Izumikawa

Writer, Mom & Attorney. Email me @ for my novel, Something Special, Something Sacred