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I am a narcolepsy spokesperson and the award-winning author of Wide Awake and Dreaming: A Memoir of Narcolepsy. Living in Los Angeles and speaking across the country, I love opening people's hearts and minds to the real narcolepsy, a neurological disorder affecting 3 million people worldwide. Thanks for stopping by!

Happy 1st Birthday, NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE!

Happy 1st Birthday, NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE!

On July 24, 2013, I launched the NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE campaign, unsure if anyone would join me. ...

Project Sleep is officially a 501c3 non-profit!

Project Sleep is officially a 501c3 non-profit!

Project Sleep is officially a 501(c)(3) tax exempt non-profit organization – which means ...

Narcolepsy Book Signing Event in NYC – Recap & Photos

Narcolepsy Book Signing Event in NYC – Recap & Photos

“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, ...

Honda will create narcolepsy PSA with community

Honda will create narcolepsy PSA with community

EXCITING UPDATE: Honda will create a 30-second Narcolepsy Awareness Public Service Announcement ...

Taking a Drug Holiday – Guest Post by Nikki

Taking a Drug Holiday – Guest Post by Nikki

NIKKI’S GUEST POST: Today was a drug holiday… Enough said. It’s always weird to ...

NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE in UK Newspaper featuring April Scarlett Lee’s story & artwork

NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE in UK Newspaper featuring April Scarlett Lee’s story & artwork

“Despite dealing with the nightmares caused by her condition, April Scarlett Lee’s ...

Meet a Superstar: BMX Track Racing with Narcolepsy

Meet a Superstar: BMX Track Racing with Narcolepsy

Meet Xander, a 4-year-old superstar with narcolepsy living in Canada. Xander has big bike racing ...

Narcolepsy – Am I Sick or Healthy?

Narcolepsy – Am I Sick or Healthy?

If sickness and health are two opposite ends of the spectrum, then where do I fit in? The other ...

Honda Issues Apology to Narcolepsy Community and Pulls Ad

Honda Issues Apology to Narcolepsy Community and Pulls Ad

WE DID IT! Thank you for supporting the petition asking Honda to remove the inaccurate ...

Join My Petition: Request Honda Remove Inaccurate Ad Stating People with Narcolepsy Shouldn’t Drive

Join My Petition: Request Honda Remove Inaccurate Ad Stating People with Narcolepsy Shouldn’t Drive

Honda is “Fit For You” – Unless You Have NarcolepsyHonda Fit Ad Implies People ...

Narcolepsy Article Accepted for Publication by American Journal of Medicine

Narcolepsy Article Accepted for Publication by American Journal of Medicine

I’m on PubMed! I’m thrilled to announce that the American Journal of Medicine accepted ...

Narcolepsy Book Signing Event in New York City!

Narcolepsy Book Signing Event in New York City!

New York City, here I come! Please join me for a special Book Signing Event in NYC’s ...

Sleep took me hostage…

Sleep took me hostage…

On Sunday, sleep took me hostage at the exact moment I was to leave to give a big speech at ...

NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE Visits the Dominican Republic

NARCOLEPSY: NOT ALONE Visits the Dominican Republic

Last week, I traveled to the Dominican Republic on vacation with my boyfriend. Knowing the ...