Her Name is Ember

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For a long time, the garden was the only place Ember could be herself. And as she tried be her true self out in the world, she was stymied, again and again – by her family, by a car crash, by prescription drugs. But Ember finally got past the roadblocks and could be her true self: a woman.

Image Not AvailableEmber Jackinsky. Photo courtesy of Ember.

Producers: Emrys Eller and Greg Eller

Editors: Carla Green and Nick White

Credits: Theme music by Alex Weston, with music help from Joe Augustine and Narrative Music. Episode art by Tina Carlson.

Special thanks: to Ember Jackinsky for sharing her story.



Bob Carlson


Bob Carlson