(WTNH)– Author Greg O’Brien discusses Early Onset Alzheimer’s for November is Alzheimer’s Awareness and Caregiver’s Month and his book “On Pluto_Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s.”
In the book this veteran journalist talks freely about what it is like to slowly lose your mind, and to see slices of you. He also talks about the documentary “A Place Called Pluto” directed by award-winning director/producer, Steve James.
Greg O’Brien has more than 35 years of newspaper and magazine experience as a writer, editor, investigative reporter, and publisher. Over the years, he has contributed to, among other publications, the Associated Press, UPI, USA Today, Arizona Republic, Boston Herald American, Boston Metro, New York Metro, Philadelphia Metro, Providence Journal, Cape Cod Times, Boston Irish Reporter, and Boston Magazine, where he was senior writer. He is former editor and publisher of the Cape Codder and Register newspapers, former editor of Cape Cod Life, and was a founding managing director of Community Newspaper Company in Boston. He is the editor/author of several books, has published 17 books by other writers through his publishing affiliate Codfish Press, has written/produced documentaries, and has been a scriptwriter. O’Brien is the editor and president of Stony Brook Group located on Cape Cod in Brewster, MA, through which he runs local, regional, and national political and corporate communication strategy campaigns. He now blogs for Huffington Post and Psychology Today. He and his wife Mary Catherine have three children: Brendan, Colleen, and Conor.
For more information, go to OnPluto.org.