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Posted inKnow Your Neighbors

Know Your Neighbors: Meet Jane Williams, a Probation Officer and Parole Agent Who Retired—and Became a Shaman

When Jane Williams was 16, her 13-year-old brother began using drugs and stealing money from the household. “For four years,” she says, “we lived with a lot of trauma. When my brother was 25, he was heavily involved in drugs and alcohol. He was on the phone with me when he committed suicide. I heard […]

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