My name is Cynthia Stockton. I am a 71-year-old senior living in Sacramento.
I have spent a lifetime wearing many hats: self-made college graduate, Army wife and a contributor to the workforce for more than 50 years, including 22 years spent working as a public servant for Sacramento County and 10 years managing senior communities. I had planned to write children’s books and create artwork for friends in my retirement.
The grand mal seizure arrived without warning. I was 63. It led to the discovery of a brain tumor and an operation to save my life. I lost my ability to walk.