Unmasking stardom and mental illness: Here is why the shine is off Sheen as well as other mega stars

One never knows where an interview will ultimately go, even with an established track of questions. On Wednesday evening I had the privilege of interviewing Lisa Haisha, who besides being the personal counselor to some of America’s biggest Hollywood stars and executives, as well as the originator of the unique and powerful counseling approach known … Continue reading

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Melody & Mental Illness: The Tragic Story of Badfinger

When I read Claire Maree’s October 10, 2006 article Melody & Mental Illness: The Outsider Musician & Artist, I was moved on so many levels. In the case of Badfinger’s Pete Ham, who’s suicide note words “I will not be allowed to love and trust everybody. This is better,” revealed a tortured soul, I could … Continue reading

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An Outsider on the Inside: Was Badfinger’s Pete Ham’s Unique Talent As an Artist the Real Reason He Took His Life?

“I will not be allowed to love and trust everybody. This is better.” And an accusatory blast toward Badfinger’s business manager, Stan Polley, with Ham writing: “P.S. Stan Polley is a soulless bastard. I will take him with me.” excerpts from Pete Ham’s suicide note I recently had the pleasure of being able to exchange … Continue reading

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