Deborah Copaken is a bestselling author, a photographer, a screenwriter, and a columnist for the Atlantic. She a tells a true story about a near-death experience that is somehow - magically - at once terrifying, funny, and sweet. The story will be included in Deb's upcoming memoir, Ladyparts, which will be published by Random House.
Photo by Dave Cross
Tommy Siegel is a cartoonist, a songwriter, and a member of the band Jukebox the Ghost. He talks about his long friendship with Deb, his own perspective on Deb's near-death experience, and shares a studio recording of his beautiful song "Dear Science."