Portrait of Brooke
Brooke draws blood on the happiest day of her life.
What happens when the basic metabolic regulation of your body stops, the raw rotation and orbiting of the planets becomes your every waking concern?
Portrait of Brooke brings to light a reality shared intimately among victims of type 1 diabetes. This poignant profile was completed in 2015 as medical researchers lifted patients to teeter between voluptuous hope and Nietzschean acceptance.
“I believe the biggest themes of life are put into the best focus when held up against the very sharp light of mortality.”