Before her accident Heather Thompson was a CEO and a nationally respected business strategist. She was married, and had a two-year-old daughter. Then, her SUV's hatch collapsed on her head, sending her to the ground in "eye-shattering pain."
Now Thompson lives in a rural town on an acre of land; no longer a strategist, and no longer married, she spends her days painting, looking after her now 7-year-old daughter and tending to a baby goat. What happened?
An article published in Nautilus, April 2016