Overcoming The Loss of a Parent | Navigating Grief with Actress & Author Elisa Donovan (Revisited)
In this episode, Meghan takes a deep dive with actress and author Elisa Donovan, known for notable roles in Clueless, and Sabrina the Teenage Witch into the traumatic and profound experiences that inspired Elisa’s book, including the experiences of learning of her Dad’s cancer diagnosis, breaking up with her boyfriend, and losing her job — all in the span of a day.
Elisa speaks on how these experiences have made her who she is. Elisa recalls how it felt learning about her Dad’s cancer diagnosis, “I am a successful human being. I’m an adult. Why am I so broken by this?” Meghan and Elisa agree that everything happens for a reason.By sharing the challenges she went through during such a turbulent time in her life. Elisa hopes to inspire and guide those who are also struggling with grief and loss. Make sure to check out Elisa’s book Wake Me When You Leave: Love and Encouragement via Dreams from the Other Side!
I am an independent podcaster and your monthly donations and partnerships help more than you can imagine – Join my Legacy membership on Patreon. Legacies are the founding members of a brand new type of mental health support channel and membership site where we empower and uplift each other and learn how to live healed and whole after traumatic life events. This is a place for trauma survivors as well as their friends and family. This is a safe environment to be vulnerable but it’s also a place for celebration and moving forward. Let’s all start to embrace who we are becoming by looking forward together!
Go check out Barkbox.com/judgingmeghan for a FREE month when you purchase a multi-month subscription.