Oscar and Tony Award-winning actress Marcia Gay Harden called in to discuss her new memoir, “The Seasons of My Mother: A Memoir of Love, Family, and Flowers,” which celebrates her mom, Beverly, who battles Alzheimer’s Disease. We discussed her journey in writing the book, the relationship of Japanese flower arranging to her own story as well as her mother’s, and the potentials and pitfalls of genetic testing for Alzheimer’s.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Linda Gray is an award-winning actress who of course starred on Dallas. She is also an accomplished director, a former United Nations Goodwill Ambassador, and now the author of a revealing new memoir, The Road to Happiness is Always Under Construction. We discussed her motivation for writing the book, how she decided it was important to age gracefully, and how she really discovered who she was at 60.