As I prepared to start my graduate school counseling studies, I began reading psychiatrist Irvin Yalom’s book, “Love’s Executioner.” The book is a compilation of patient case studies, which provides a fascinating peek under the hood for a future therapist. Since I’m naturally curious about people and what makes us tick, Yalom’s book was hard to put down.

It was summer, and I was visiting my parents in Northcentral Wisconsin. The weather was sublime, so I spent time reading on the front porch, back deck, and sitting under a tree at the lake. But then, I turned the page to…

Roger M. Cahak

I cultivate and correlate human stories.

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