Jen Starzec is 19 years old and lives in Illinois with her parents and five siblings. When she was 13, she was paralyzed by a rare neuroimmune disorder called Transverse Myelitis.
So far, Jen has written two books with Sarah Todd Hammer, entitled “5k, Ballet, and a Spinal Cord Injury” and “Determination,” which are about their journeys with TM.
You can find out more about their books here: www.5kballet.com
You can check out more of Jen’s writing here: www.jensjournals.com
[Credit for Profile Photo: Danielle in Chicago for Flytographer]